Charlotte, NC (January 15, 2021) – Around 5:50 p.m. on the evening of Friday, January 15, a hit-and-run crash occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Eastway Drive and Weldon Avenue. Few details have been released but police confirmed that two vehicles collided, one of which immediately fled the scene of the accident. Police did not say if they were able to catch the driver responsible for the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision to assist those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident 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 occur in the state of North Carolina every single year. In the entirety of the U.S. in 2015, approximately 737,100 hit-and-run accidents happened due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents occur when drivers cause an accident and then flee the scene without stopping. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you with questions that only an attorney can answer. It is important that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.
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