Charlotte, NC (April 28, 2021) – At 12:15 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 28, a hit-and-run accident took place on a roadway in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at 8530 Ikea Boulevard when two vehicles collided in the area. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene without stopping, leaving behind a damaged vehicle.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident 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 as a result of car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, approximately 119,000 people were injured in these accidents, some of which were minor and others that were severe in nature. These accidents take on a variety of different forms but hit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe. If you have been hurt in a collision and you know that a hit-and-run driver is to blame, it is important that you have the help of an attorney as you move forward.
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on your own. Many individuals have a variety of questions that only an accident attorney will be able to answer for them. For instance, what deadlines will you have to meet if you want to successfully bring your claim? What evidence is best for proving that another party is to blame for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Charlotte personal injury attorney.
At Maurer Law, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. We believe that you have many options under the laws of the state and will stand by your side in your time of need. Our attorneys are here for you and believe that you should never stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 to find out what we can do for you.
Notes: Maurer Law has a team of writers who utilize outside, as well as, secondary sources in the creation of these accident news posts. Some of these sources include but are not limited to local and state news reports, local and state police reports and bulletins, various social media platforms, and first-hand accounts of the injury accidents that occur in North Carolina from eyewitnesses. Our team has not independently verified the facts and information relayed in this post. If you locate any information that is not correct, please contact our firm right away and we will change the story to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would prefer that the story be removed from our site, please let us know, and will do our best to accommodate you.
Disclaimers: Our firm writes these stories in an effort to alert drivers in North Carolina about the dangers associated with driving in hopes that they will take additional precautions when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being seriously injured in a similar accident. We do not write these posts as a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in these posts should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photograph used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.