Raleigh, NC (December 11, 2021) – At 4:48 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, December 11, a rollover accident occurred on a roadway in Raleigh.
According to Raleigh Police, the accident happened at 1308 Old Millburnie Road around the area of Knightdale Boulevard. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other, causing one of the vehicles to forcefully overturn. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was entirely blocked in the area 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
Car accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every year. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were hurt in car accidents throughout North Carolina due to the recklessness of others. These accidents take on many forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents. In just one recent year in the entire U.S., over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Drowsy driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you will have to show that another party is at fault for your accident. It is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. You will likely be left with questions that only a Raleigh car accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Raleigh personal injury lawyer on your side.
Raleigh Car Accident Attorneys
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways. Because of this, our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here for you. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Raleigh at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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