Raleigh, NC (April 1, 2021) – At 2:47 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, April 1, a three-vehicle rollover accident occurred on a highway in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-40 around the area of US-1. Three vehicles collided in the area due to unknown reasons, with one of the vehicles overturning. This led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation 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 year’s time, over 119,000 people are injured in crashes due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and take on many forms. Rollover accidents are some of the most severe collisions, with approximately 2% of accidents every year taking on this form. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have many options and should speak with an attorney in your time of need.
Speaking with a North Carolina car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make after a car accident that is not your fault. An attorney can answer any questions that you may have along the way. For instance, what types of deadlines are you expected to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What types of compensation will you be able to receive from your claim? These are questions that you can answer when you have a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious North Carolina car accidents over the years. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can help you.
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