Holly Springs, NC (January 28, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a pedestrian accident that took place in Holly Springs on Thursday afternoon, January 27.
According to Holly Springs Police, the accident happened around 2:49 p.m. at 242 South Main Street. A pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was walking in the area when they started to cross the street. The pedestrian was suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle that was traveling in the area. It is believed that the driver remained at the scene.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian was seriously injured in the accident. They were rushed to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene. This led to delays in the area for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most severe accidents that occur on our roads in North Carolina. This is due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm in the event of an accident involving any type of vehicle. Many pedestrians are injured and even killed in accidents every year within the state. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 160 pedestrians lost their lives in fatal pedestrian accidents throughout North Carolina. Being hurt in a pedestrian accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. If you have sustained injuries in one of these accidents, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Many people make the decision to walk instead of drive every year in North Carolina. Though this seems like a good decision, it can also put your life at risk. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you should have the assistance of a Holly Springs pedestrian accident attorney on your side moving forward. This is especially true if you have suffered from any of the following injuries:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
Those who have sustained these injuries sometimes find themselves unable to work or suffering from daily pain. Because of this, you should move forward with a claim with the help of a Holly Springs personal injury attorney.
Holly Springs Pedestrian Accident Attorneys
The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can have a huge impact on your life, which is why our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to assist you. We will help you pick up the pieces after your pedestrian accident so that you can get back on your feet. Your claim is important to you, which is why we will stand by your side when you need it the most. You should never have to stand alone after a pedestrian accident that was caused by another party. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Holly Springs at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can assist you.
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