Raleigh, NC (February 25, 2021) – At 3:56 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, February 25, a bus accident took place on a roadway in Raleigh.
According to Raleigh Police, the accident took place on Capital Boulevard around the area of I-440. Few details have been released but police confirmed that a bus sideswiped a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Bus Accidents in North Carolina
Very few bus accidents happen every year within the state of North Carolina. However, when they do take place, they tend to lead to serious damages due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles on our roads. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. Buses are known for being common carriers and are supposed to take passengers from one place to another as safely as possible. If you have been hurt in a bus crash, it is important that you seek the help of an accident attorney.
Bus accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Being hurt in one of these accidents could be a complex thing to face because of the fact that multiple people could be to blame for your accident including bus drivers, bus companies, manufacturers, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision, you may be left feeling both helpless and alone. It is important that you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our North Carolina accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a bus accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. 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 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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