Raleigh, NC (April 7, 2021) – At 4:33 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 7, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of I-40 around the area of mile marker 298. Two or more vehicles collided in the area due to reasons that are not yet known, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes until police cleared the scene.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Highways are one of the most common areas for car accidents in the state of North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of collisions happen within the state each year, with a large percentage of them happening on highways. Out of these accidents, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 people are injured and hospitalized. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways and leave you with questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. Because of this, it is important that you have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Many people suffer from serious injuries as a result of North Carolina car accidents every year. In fact, some of the most severe injuries that stem from accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries sometimes send victims to the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have suffered from the aftermath of a car accident, it is important that you seek the immediate help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been severely harmed in an accident that is not your fault. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident and offer our support when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation to cover a variety of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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