Charlotte, NC (December 6, 2020) – Around 12:55 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, December 6, a car crash with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Vale Ridge Drive and Lake Ridge Drive. For reasons that are not yet known, two vehicles collided with each other in the area. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The intersection was blocked in the area 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
In 2017, it was estimated that approximately 275,000 car accidents occurred in the entire state of North Carolina, with a large percentage of these accidents leading to injuries. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others. In fact, some of the most common causes of car accidents include driver distractions, intoxication, speeding, and more. If you can prove that another party is to blame for your car accident, you can be successful when it comes to your claim.
Speaking with a North Carolina car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make after a car crash that is not your fault. An attorney will be able to help you if you have sustained serious injuries due to a car accident. Speaking with a personal injury attorney will help you abide by deadlines that are required of you, gather evidence that will be vital in your claim, and many other aspects that may be unfamiliar to you after a car accident.
For years, our skilled attorneys at Maurer Law have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in life-altering North Carolina car accidents. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and the impact that it can have on your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. If you have been harmed in a car accident, you should never have to stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 for more information.
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