Charlotte, NC (December 13, 2020) – Around 5:40 p.m. on Sunday evening, December 13, a hit-and-run accident occurred in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident took place at the intersection of Savoy Corporate Drive and West Arrowood Road when two vehicles collided with one another. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene of the accident. It is not known if the other party was found by police.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims who remained at the scene of the accident were injured as a result of the crash. They were hospitalized as a result.
The intersection was blocked in the area for some time until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe accidents on our roads due to the fact that they involve drivers who flee the scene after the accident occurs. According to statistics taken by the North Carolina Department of Transportation in 2017 alone, approximately 56 hit-and-run accidents took place. Being injured in one of these accidents can impact your life in many ways. If you have suffered from injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate.
Being injured in a Charlotte car accident can impact your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Because of this, many victims may seek the help of an attorney who has handled these claims in the past. Speaking with a personal injury attorney in Charlotte can ensure that your rights are being protected in your dire time of need. On top of that, an attorney will be able to help you abide by certain deadlines when you move forward with your claim. You have options and should never have to stand alone during these challenging times.
At Maurer Law, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout the years. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 for the help you deserve.
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