Raleigh, NC (February 22, 2021) – Around 8:27 a.m. on Monday morning, February 22, a multi-vehicle collision took place on a highway in Raleigh.
According to officials, the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-40 around the area of mile marker 285 when multiple vehicles collided with one another. Few details have been released but police confirmed that the accident led to immense damages in several vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Highways are known for being incredibly dangerous areas and North Carolina is no stranger to this reality. In just one recent year’s time, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happened throughout the state of North Carolina, with many of these accidents taking place on highways. Recent statistics showed that 119,000 people were injured in car accidents throughout the state in one recent year. Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down, which is why you should always be prepared to seek the help of an accident attorney.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. Because of this, you should always have a dedicated attorney on your side who has handled claims like yours in the past. An attorney will be able to keep you on track when it comes to filing deadlines and gathering the evidence needed to prove that another party is liable for your claim. You have many options and should always speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney immediately so that you do not miss out on any opportunities.
Because it can be challenging to face a car accident, our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you. We understand how complex a collision can be and offer our support to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina who has your best interests in mind at (252) 777-2222.
Notes: Our team of writers uses a variety of outside and secondary sources to create these posts. These sources include news stories, police incident reports, social media platforms, state police news bulletins, as well as eyewitness accounts that report about the injuries related to accidents throughout North Carolina. For that reason, the details about this accident have not been independently confirmed or verified. If you identify any information that is not correct, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If for any reason you would like the post to be removed, please let us know and we will remove the post as soon as possible.
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