Smithfield, NC (March 27, 2021) – At 3:34 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, March 27, a car accident took place on a roadway in Smithfield.
According to police, the accident took place on Buffalo Road when multiple vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims received injuries and were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state of North Carolina. Every week, hundreds of people are injured in car accidents within the state, some of which are so severely injured that they require hospitalization. Some of the most severe injuries that result from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they cause victims to miss out on time at work and spend an extended period of time recovering in the hospital. Injured victims should always be prepared to speak with an attorney that they can trust after an accident.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways. You likely have questions that you cannot answer on your own after you have been hurt in an accident. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be expected to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you will be able to answer with the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in serious car accidents. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and offer our assistance 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 wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for the help you deserve.
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