Raleigh, NC (February 21, 2021) – Around 3 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, February 20, a two-vehicle accident took place on a highway in Raleigh.
According to officials, the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-40 around the area of the Aviation Parkway. Few details have been released but it is believed that multiple vehicles collided with each other in the area. The vehicles involved were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time. The accident damaged the median guardrail in the area.
The roadway was reopened in the area around 5 p.m.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision 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 people are injured as a result of car accidents in the state of North Carolina every single year. In just one recent year, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of car accidents in the state of North Carolina. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused by another party’s negligence. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should have the dedicated help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in serious car accidents. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of an accident on your own. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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