Kernersville, NC (February 24, 2021) – Around 9:00 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, February 23, a car accident occurred on a busy highway in Kernersville.
According to reports from officers who responded to the scene, the crash occurred on Salem Parkway (Highway 421) and closed two of three available lanes. Police say that at least two vehicles collided in the southbound lanes near Macy Grove Road in Kernersville, close to mile marker 221.
The left two lanes were closed, and law enforcement officers were on scene directing drivers. The number of injured victims and the extent of the injuries are unknown, though local EMTs were seen treating or transporting those involved.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Intersections and highways are some of the most common places for car accidents and North Carolina is no stranger to these collisions. Every year, millions of intersection-related accidents occur in the U.S. due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If another party’s reckless acts led to your accident, it will be up to you to show that the other party is to blame for your accident. This is why you should have a knowledgeable legal advocate on your side.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and cause serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways, from causing you to miss time at work to spending weeks or even months in the hospital as you work on your recovery. You should be prepared to speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those harmed in car accidents throughout North Carolina over the years. We believe that you should always have the help of an attorney on your side. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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