Raleigh, NC (September 19, 2021) – At 6:50 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, September 19, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Lake Dam Road and Tryon Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in opposite directions when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to forcefully collide with one another. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be removed from the scene by tow trucks.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched 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 a period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
The aftermath of a car accident is something that many people are faced with every single year. In just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured in car accidents throughout North Carolina. Out of these accidents, a large percentage take place at intersections. In just one recent year in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to negligent reasons. North Carolina is no stranger to these accidents, which lead to extensive harm in those involved at times. Car accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in a serious collision caused by another party, you should have a dedicated attorney on your side.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. If you have sustained injuries in a collision, you may have questions that only a Raleigh car accident lawyer will be able to answer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Raleigh personal injury lawyer.
Raleigh Car Accident Attorneys
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that was caused by another party. Our attorneys understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources along the way. We will help you navigate the legal system and work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in a car accident, we are here for you. Please contact an accident attorney in Raleigh at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can help you in your time of need.
Notes: Our team of writers uses a variety of outside and secondary sources to create these posts. These sources include news stories, police incident reports, social media platforms, state police news bulletins, as well as eyewitness accounts that report about the injuries related to accidents throughout North Carolina. For that reason, the details about this accident have not been independently confirmed or verified. If you identify any information that is not correct, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If for any reason you would like the post to be removed, please let us know and we will remove the post as soon as possible.
Disclaimers: We have worked hard to become highly regarded members of the North Carolina business community. Ricci Law Firm, P.A. wants to create awareness about the dangers associated with driving and hope that our fellow North Carolinians will take all the steps necessary to avoid being involved in a serious wreck. This news post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The pictures used in this post are not taken at the accident scene.