Charlotte, NC (December 18, 2020) – Around 3:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday afternoon, December 18, a hit-and-run accident occurred at a Charlotte intersection.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Wilkinson Boulevard and Westerly Hills Drive. Few details have been released but it is believed that one vehicle struck another and then immediately fled the scene of the crash. This led to extensive damages to the vehicle that remained at the scene.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized as a result of the accident. Their conditions are not yet known.
The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but 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 on our roads because they involve drivers who flee the scene of an accident. This means that a driver could continue onward without ever stopping at the scene of an accident. Being injured in one of these accidents can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life and leave you with many questions. It is important that you seek the help of an accident attorney as soon as possible after a collision.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways. Because of this, it is imperative that you seek the immediate help of a personal injury attorney who has handled these types of claims in the past. Speaking with an attorney can put many aspects of your claim into perspective and help you meet any deadlines that you are required to for the sake of your claim. If you have suffered immense harm due to an accident, it is important that you act quickly.
Because the aftermath of a hit-and-run accident can impact your life in many ways, our attorneys at Maurer Law are here to help you through these challenging times. We believe that you have many options moving forward when it comes to your injury claim and will help you obtain compensation for a wide array of aspects. Our attorneys are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out what options are available for you.
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