Raleigh, NC (February 25, 2021) – At 4 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, February 24, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries occurred in Raleigh.
According to officials, the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-440 around the area of mile marker 3. Few details have been released but it is believed that two or more vehicles collided in the area after one lost control. The accident led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident 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
Highways are some of the most common areas for car accidents in the entirety of North Carolina. In just one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in the state of North Carolina, with many of these accidents happening on highways. In one recent year, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of serious car accidents. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you can prove that another party is to blame for your collision, you can be successful when it comes to your case.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that many people face every year and would not have to if they sought the help of an attorney. A skilled attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your case including meeting deadlines, gathering evidence, and speaking with your insurance company. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you do not have to stand alone. It is vital that you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward following a collision and will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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