Raleigh, NC (March 16, 2021) – Around 4:42 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday, March 16, a serious car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the collision happened on US-401 around the area of Fox Road. Multiple vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were hospitalized with serious injuries.
The area was blocked for an extended period of time. Police urged those traveling through to use alternate routes such as Atlantic Avenue, Capital Boulevard, and Buffalo Road.
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
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of North Carolina every single year. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 injuries resulted from crashes throughout the state. These accidents occur due to a wide array of reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you can prove that another party is to blame for your collision, you can be successful as you move forward with an accident.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries sometimes cause victims to spend time in the hospital and miss out on time at work. If you have been seriously harmed as a result of a car accident, you may be feeling both helpless and alone as you navigate the legal system. You should be prepared to speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that you have endured as a result of your car accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a variety of financial aspects. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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