Wake Forest, NC (December 31, 2021) – Raleigh officials were called to the scene of a car crash at an intersection in Wake Forest on Friday, December 31.
Police confirmed that the accident, which happened at 5:53 p.m. in the evening, happened at the intersection of Oak Grove Church Road and Grove Crossing Way. Wake County Sheriff’s Office deputies confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged.
Paramedics and several other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
The unfortunate truth is that car accidents happen every single day in the state of North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured every year in car accidents due to the negligence of others. In one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured in these collisions. No matter how safe a driver operates their vehicle on our roads, a mistake could be made within seconds, causing severe trauma to anyone in the area. Car accidents occur due to many negligent reasons in North Carolina, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have sustained injuries in a car crash that is not your fault, you should have the experienced and knowledgeable help of an attorney on your side.
The moment you have been injured in a car accident, your life could become forever altered. Because of this, you should have the help of a Wake Forest car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to guide you when it comes to every aspect of your claim, from the moment your accident happens to receiving medical attention for your injuries. You should never delay during these complicated times. It is crucial that you speak with a Wake Forest personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
Wake Forest Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have handled many claims over the years and will stand by your side every step of the way. When you become the victim of an accident, you should always have an attorney on your side who can help you achieve compensation. These times can be stressful, especially if you have never faced the aftermath of a car accident on your own. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Wake Forest at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
Notes: Our team of writers uses a variety of outside and secondary sources to create these posts. These sources include news stories, police incident reports, social media platforms, state police news bulletins, as well as eyewitness accounts that report about the injuries related to accidents throughout North Carolina. For that reason, the details about this accident have not been independently confirmed or verified. If you identify any information that is not correct, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If for any reason you would like the post to be removed, please let us know and we will remove the post as soon as possible.
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