Charlotte, NC (February 21, 2021) – Around 7 p.m. on Saturday evening, February 20, a car accident took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to officials, the accident took place at the intersection of US-29 and Caprington Avenue. Police confirmed that multiple vehicles collided with one another in the area due to reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. Six people were injured and hospitalized as a result. Two of the injured victims were identified as children.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but 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
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on North Carolina roads where tens of thousands of crashes happen every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. When drivers are speeding and driving distracted, they could breeze through an intersection in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in an intersection accident, it is important that you seek the assistance of a legal advocate in your time of need.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down as you navigate the legal system for the first time following a collision that is not your fault. With the help of an attorney, you will be able to gather the evidence you can use against another party and meet deadlines that are required of you when it comes to your claim. It is important that you seek the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
At Maurer Law, our accident attorneys have assisted those injured in car accidents throughout North Carolina over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can help you.
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