Raleigh, NC (August 12, 2021) – At 2:27 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, August 12, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of South Wilmington Street and Chapanoke Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding forcefully with one another. The vehicles involved in the crash were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other 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. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt as a result of car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are among the most common and dangerous. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of others. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being hurt in a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. If you have suffered from injuries caused by a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a North Carolina car accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can affect your life on physical and financial levels. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should speak with a North Carolina personal injury lawyer that you can trust.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you have options. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can assist you.
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