Raleigh, NC (May 26, 2021) – At 12:33 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, May 26, a car accident with serious injuries occurred at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Ingram Drive. Two or more vehicles collided with each other after entering the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One person was trapped inside their vehicle and had to be extricated by fire crews. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was shut down in all directions until police cleared the scene.
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
Intersections are dangerous places on North Carolina roads where a large percentage of collisions happen every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.
Many individuals are seriously injured in North Carolina car accidents every year. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from these accidents include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Injured victims are urged to speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney that has their best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our dedicated accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for the help you deserve at this time.
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