Raleigh, NC (July 13, 2021) – At 5:43 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, July 13, a car accident with injuries occurred at a Raleigh intersection.
According to the Wake County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened at the intersection of New Bern Avenue and Duckling Way. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area and entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles forcefully collided, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles. The vehicles were removed from the scene by tow trucks.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
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.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in the state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time in North Carolina, approximately 119,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are among the most common. Millions of intersection-related accidents occur every single year in the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to others and their carelessness. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Those injured in car accidents will typically have a wide array of questions that they cannot answer on their own. For instance, what deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will you need to gather to prove that another party caused your accident? What should you say when you speak with the insurance adjuster for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to assist you as you navigate the legal system for the first time after an accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward a wide array of financial aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. We will stand by your side and provide you with the resources you need during this time. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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