Raleigh, NC (April 9, 2021) – Around 7:45 p.m. on the evening of Thursday, April 8, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-540 around the area of mile marker 14. Multiple vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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 places for collisions in the entire state of North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in North Carolina car accidents every year, with a large percentage taking place on highways. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that approximately 119,000 people were injured as a result of these accidents due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident on North Carolina roads, it is important that you have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Many people are injured each year as a result of North Carolina car accidents. Some of the most severe injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. If you have been hurt in a collision, you have many options moving forward. You should seek the immediate help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney who can help you along the way when it comes to your claim.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in an accident but you are unsure about where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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