Charlotte, NC (January 7, 2021) – Around 6:23 a.m. on Thursday morning, January 7, a serious car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Albemarle Road and Central Avenue when two or more vehicles collided with one another. Due to the first collision, a second collision happened involving the first vehicles, which was deemed a hit-and-run. One vehicle immediately fled the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the collision. One or more victims were injured and taken to the hospital for treatment, though the extent of their injuries is not entirely known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
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
Millions of intersection-related accidents take place every year. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. When drivers are too focused on their phones or travel well over the speed limit, a car accident could occur in the blink of an eye. Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down, which is why you should seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Many serious injuries result from these accidents, which can leave you in one of the most difficult positions of your life. You may have questions concerning various aspects of the claims process, from which evidence is best in your claim to what deadlines you will have to meet. It is important that you seek immediate help from a North Carolina personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Maurer Law, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents over the years. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and offer our assistance to you in your time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out what options are available for you.
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