Charlotte, NC (February 23, 2021) – Around 3:20 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday afternoon, February 23, a car accident occurred in Charlotte.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Pecan Avenue and Bay Street. Few details have been released but it is believed that two or more vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved in the crash were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places in the entirety of the U.S. In just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of North Carolina car accidents, with a large percentage of these accidents taking place at intersections. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. Because of this, you should always have the dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side so that you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. However, this may be the reality that you will be faced with after you have been injured in a collision caused by another party’s negligence. Some of the leading causes of serious car accidents at intersections include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been hurt in an accident and you wonder where you can turn, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.maurerlawpa.com.
Our attorneys at Maurer Law are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that was caused by another party. We understand how challenging it can be to face a collision and offer our resources and help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can help you.
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