Charlotte, NC (March 13, 2021) – Around 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, March 13, a hit-and-run accident occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Milton Road and North Sharon Amity Road. Two vehicles collided in the area, with one immediately fleeing the scene. It is not known if police found the responsible party.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were immediately hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation 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 that occur on our roads every year. This is due to the fact that hit-and-run drivers flee the scene of the accident after it takes place. This means that an injured victim might not receive the medical attention that they need right off the bat. If you have suffered from serious harm as a result of a hit-and-run driver’s negligent actions, you should always have a dedicated attorney by your side.
Nobody should ever have to stand alone after they have been hurt in a hit-and-run accident. However, this is the reality that many victims face in North Carolina every year, especially if they are unfamiliar with accident laws. Speaking with a North Carolina car accident attorney can ensure that you meet deadlines that are expected of you, as well as say the right things when you speak with the insurance company for the first time. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a Charlotte personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Maurer Law have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in serious car accidents throughout North Carolina. We understand how devastating a collision can be, especially when you are unsure of your next steps moving forward. You should always have an attorney by your side so that you can obtain justice and compensation when it comes to a wide array of losses. If you have been hurt in a collision and you are unsure about what you should do, please contact a Charlotte accident attorney at (844) 817-8058 to find out what options are available for you.
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