Raleigh, NC (August 17, 2021) – At 2:47 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday, August 17, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Millbank Street and Brighton Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they forcefully collided at the intersection. The vehicles involved were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
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 of their injuries. 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 remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of North Carolina. These accidents lead to hundreds of thousands of injuries every single year. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, approximately 119,000 people were hurt in car accidents caused by others. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common and dangerous. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to negligent reasons. These accidents happen due to reasons such as driver distractions, DRUNK DRIVING, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney that they can trust after a car crash.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. From the very moment you have been injured, you may be concerned about your recovery and how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you on your own. On top of this, you may wonder how you will be able to get through to the insurance company to ensure that you are paid fairly for your damages. Being injured in a car accident can leave you with many different questions that you cannot answer on your own. You should have the dedicated help of a Raleigh car accident lawyer on your side at this time. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in North Carolina car accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have been injured in car accidents within the state. Being injured in a car accident can leave you feeling alone and confused. We have the resources you need to be successful in your claim, helping you to navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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