Charlotte, NC (December 21, 2020) – Around 3:10 p.m. on Monday afternoon, December 21, a hit-and-run accident took place in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident occurred at 9841 Rocky River Road when two vehicles collided with each other. According to authorities, one of the vehicles immediately fled the scene following the accident. Police did not state if they caught the responsible party.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the collision where they assisted those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time following the collision.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision continues.
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 people are injured in North Carolina car accidents due to the negligence of others. Though these accidents take place due to many reasons, hit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe. This is due to the fact that drivers flee the scene of an accident, leaving victims to fend for themselves. It can be challenging to deal with the aftermath of a car accident caused by a hit-and-run driver, especially if you are unable to identify the party responsible for your accident. You have options and should always seek immediate legal help in your time of need.
Being injured in a Charlotte car accident can impact your life in many ways. You may be left feeling helpless and alone if you have never dealt with the legal system in the past. Luckily, with the help of a personal injury attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. An attorney will help you meet all filing deadlines, as well as gather the evidence that you need in your case. You should always be prepared to deal with the aftermath of a car accident when you have been injured.
At Maurer Law, our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to assisting those injured in North Carolina car accidents. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling following an accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can assist you.
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