Charlotte, NC (May 14, 2021) – At 6:50 p.m. on the evening of Friday, May 14, a hit-and-run accident occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to police, the accident happened at the intersection of West Boulevard and Dr. Carver Road. Two or more vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles. Police confirmed that one of the drivers fled the scene but it is not known if they were later found.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were rushed to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but 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 occur throughout the state of North Carolina due to the reckless acts of others. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 119,000 people were injured as a result of these accidents. Though these collisions can take on many different forms, hit-and-run accidents are some of the most catastrophic. This is due to the fact that drivers flee the scene of a hit-and-run crash, which means that they are leaving injured victims without help. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Many individuals are seriously injured as a result of Charlotte car accidents every single year. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from accidents within the state include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital or keep them out of work for some time. In the blink of an eye, your life could become permanently altered by a driver who chose to flee the scene of an accident. It is crucial that you have a personal injury attorney in Charlotte on your side during these difficult times.
If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, our attorneys at Maurer Law are here to help you. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. If you have suffered immense harm due to an accident, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can help you.
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