Raleigh, NC (April 19, 2021) – Around 2:15 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, April 18, a motorcycle accident led to injuries in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the crash happened on US-1 just after the I-540 area. Police confirmed that a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle collided in the area due to reasons that are not fully known.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in several lanes. This led to delays for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in North Carolina
Motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads due to the fact that they have no protection from harm. North Carolina sees more motorcycle accidents than many other states throughout the U.S. According to data released by the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles, approximately 4,269 motorcycle accidents took place due to negligent reasons. Out of these accidents, approximately 160 led to fatalities. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The unfortunate truth is that many North Carolina motorcycle accidents can be prevented every year but continue to occur due to the negligence of others. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including DISTRACTED DRIVING, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents and believe that a driver is to blame, you should always have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in motorcycle accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA have diligently assisted those injured in motorcycle accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that you have sustained in the event of an accident. Our attorneys are dedicated to your claim and will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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