Raleigh, NC (June 20, 2021) – Around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday evening, June 20, a rear-end accident took place on a busy highway in Raleigh.
According to reports from officers with the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of Interstate 440 near the exit to Glenwood Avenue. Police confirmed that a sedan rear-ended another car, resulting in injuries and damage to both vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene, and 911 dispatchers said that at least one victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their current condition, as well as the total number of injured victims, is unknown.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time while police conducted the on-scene portion of their investigation.
No further details have been released at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Rear-End Accidents in North Carolina
Rear-end accidents are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. When a driver is following a vehicle too closely or they are unable to stop in time because they are not paying attention to the roads, a crash could occur in the blink of an eye. Many drivers and passengers alike are injured in serious car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina each year. In fact, hundreds of thousands of victims will spend time in the hospital due to horrific but preventable car accidents. If you have been injured in a car accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should seek the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways. This is especially true if you have suffered serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Suffering from these injuries can mean time spent in the hospital and away from the workplace as you work on your recovery. You may wonder how you will work on your physical recovery on top of balancing the bills that pile up. Luckily, you have a variety of options. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are dedicated to every aspect of a victim’s claim and will stop at nothing to ensure that those affected by these collisions secure justice. We will provide you with the resources you need to move forward, helping you navigate the North Carolina legal system to give you the best chance of a successful accident claim and fair, full settlement. Whether you’ve sustained injuries in a serious car accident or lost a loved one as a result of one of these wrecks, our attorneys are here for you in your time of need. When you’ve suffered due to the negligence of another party, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina right away at (252) 777-2222. Schedule your free consultation for legal aid and find out how we can help you today.
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