Raleigh, NC (March 11, 2021) – In the afternoon hours of Thursday, March 11, a pedestrian accident took place at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Sunnybrook Road and Rock Quarry Road. A pedestrian was crossing the street when they were struck by a passenger vehicle.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital for treatment. Their condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most life-altering collisions that take place on our roads every year. The unfortunate truth is that these accidents often lead to injuries and fatalities due to the fact that they involve the most at-risk parties. In one recent year’s time, over 102 pedestrians were killed in fatal crashes throughout the state of North Carolina. Many others will receive serious injuries and spend time recovering. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, you should seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
The aftermath of a North Carolina pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Because pedestrians are incredibly vulnerable and prone to some of the worst harm, it is important that they understand their options after one of these accidents. Serious injuries result from these accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. If you have sustained injuries in an accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney in your time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in pedestrian accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our skilled and compassionate attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in pedestrian accidents over the years. We understand how challenging a collision can be and offer our assistance in your time of need. Our attorneys are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the North Carolina legal system for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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