Raleigh, NC – Car Crash at S Saunders St & Pecan Rd Intersection

Raleigh, NC (January 5, 2022) – At 10:38 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, January 5, a car crash with injuries occurred in Raleigh.

According to Raleigh Police, the accident happened at the intersection of South Saunders Street and Pecan Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.

Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time.

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in North Carolina

1/5 Raleigh, NC – Car Crash at S Saunders St & Pecan Rd IntersectionCar accidents happen within seconds in the state of North Carolina. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries in car accidents throughout the entire state. In one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 2.5 million intersection accidents happened due to negligent reasons. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include the following:

• Driver distractions
• Drunk or drugged driving
• Speeding
• Fatigued driving

In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. If you want to move forward with a successful claim, you will have to show that another party is at fault for your accident. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.

Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should speak with a Raleigh car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. Being hurt in a car accident can leave you in a difficult position. This is especially true if you are trying to heal from severe and life-altering injuries. You may be concerned about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to face these concerns on your own. It is imperative that you seek the help of a Raleigh personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.

Raleigh Car Accident Attorneys

Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident caused by another party. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys are well-versed in North Carolina accident laws and will help you through these difficult times. Please contact an accident attorney in Raleigh at (252) 777-2222 for more information.

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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