Raleigh, NC (September 4, 2021) – At 11:13 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, September 4, a pedestrian accident with injuries occurred in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Spring Forest Road and Fox Road. A pedestrian was walking in the area when they started to cross the intersection. The pedestrian was struck by a passenger vehicle that was traveling in the area. The driver allegedly remained at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was taken to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Their condition is not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Pedestrian accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to the reckless acts of others. Hundreds of lives are lost as a result of pedestrian accidents every single year in North Carolina. In just one recent year, over 100 pedestrians were killed in fatal accidents within the state. These accidents happen due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Many pedestrian accidents can be prevented but drivers sometimes do not pay close attention to the roads around them. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a pedestrian accident on your own. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should seek the immediate help of a Raleigh pedestrian accident attorney who has handled these claims in the past. An attorney will be able to help you if you have suffered from severe injuries as a result of a pedestrian accident. These injuries include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, 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 pedestrian accident, you should have the assistance of a Raleigh personal injury attorney there to help you.
Raleigh Pedestrian Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you move forward after a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a pedestrian accident. You have options and should never have to stand alone in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Raleigh at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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