Raleigh, NC (February 26, 2021) – On Thursday night, February 25, a motorcycle accident with injuries occurred on a Raleigh roadway. The accident took place around 5 p.m.
Raleigh Police confirmed that a motorcycle and an SUV collided at 3100 Lake Woodard Drive around the area of Timberlake Drive and Memorex Telex Drive. The accident caused extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics confirmed that the driver of the motorcycle, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. No other parties were hurt.
Both lanes of traffic on Lake Woodard Drive were blocked in the area for some time as police cleared the road.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in North Carolina
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most severe and life-altering accidents on our roads. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection from harm when involved in an accident with a larger vehicle. According to the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles, approximately 4,269 motorcycle accidents occurred in one recent year throughout the state. These accidents happen due to the negligence of many different parties. If you have been hurt in an accident and wonder where you can turn, it is imperative that you seek the immediate help of an attorney.
Many victims wonder where they can turn after they have been hurt in a North Carolina motorcycle accident that is not their fault. Some of the most severe injuries that result from motorcycle crashes include road rash, spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Especially in cases where a motorcyclist is thrown from their vehicle, these injuries are expected to be incredibly severe. If you have been hurt in a motorcycle collision, you should seek the immediate help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in motorcycle accidents throughout North Carolina. We understand the devastation that you may experience after an accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects including medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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