Charlotte, NC (February 15, 2021) – At 4 p.m. on Monday afternoon, February 14, a hit-and-run accident took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Richland Drive and Craig Avenue when two vehicles collided with each other. Few details have been released but police confirmed that one of the vehicles fled the scene of the accident. Police have not yet said if they caught the driver responsible for the accident, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not been identified, were hospitalized. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
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. These accidents occur frequently in North Carolina when a driver involved in an accident flees the scene of a crash. These accidents can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Being hurt in a collision can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, you should always speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Many people are severely injured as a result of North Carolina car accidents every year. These accidents lead to serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries are sometimes catastrophic in nature and can land victims in the hospital for an extended period of time. On top of that, they can cause you to miss out on time at work as well. If you have been injured in a car accident, you should speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Maurer Law, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina that you can rely on at (844) 817-8058.
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