Knightdale, NC (April 28, 2021) – Around 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 28, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Knightdale.
According to local officials, the accident happened on I-87 around the area of mile marker 11. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a collision due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in one or more lanes until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Though most car accidents can be prevented, hundreds of thousands of collisions take place every year in the state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time within the state, approximately 119,000 people were hospitalized as a result of car accidents. These accidents happen in a variety of different areas but highways are among the most common. When drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them, a collision could occur in the blink of an eye. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an experienced legal advocate in their time of need.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging things that a person could ever endure. This is especially true if the accident led to serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, broken bones, paralysis, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they could land victims in the hospital for weeks or months at a time. On top of that, you might spend time away from work as you focus on your physical recovery. If you have been injured in a collision, you should always move forward with the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA have handled many injury claims in the past and are here to help you. We understand how traumatic and life-altering an accident can be and offer our help and resources to you. Our attorneys will assist you as you navigate the legal system and work toward compensation for a wide array of losses. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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