Charlotte, NC (March 25, 2021) – Before 3 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, March 25, a serious hit-and-run accident happened at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the collision took place at the intersection of East Sugar Creek Road and Purser Drive. It is believed that two vehicles collided at the intersection, with one of the vehicles immediately fleeing the scene. Police did not say if they found the responsible driver.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present in the area. One or more victims in the vehicle that remained at the scene were injured and hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. 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
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of North Carolina due to the recklessness of others. These accidents lead to over 119,000 injuries in victims every single year. Car accidents take on many different forms but hit-and-run collisions are some of the most severe. This is due to the fact that drivers sometimes flee the scene of an accident, putting lives at risk. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you have legal help on your side.
The aftermath of a Charlotte car accident can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. Because of this, you will likely have questions that you cannot answer on your own. Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say the first time you speak with the insurance adjuster involved in your claim? What does a personal injury attorney do and what types of compensation will they help you achieve? These could be matters that mean a lot to you when it comes to your claim. This is why you should speak with a Charlotte personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Maurer Law, our dedicated accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a collision and offer our assistance in your time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been hurt in a collision and you are unsure about where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out what options you have.
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