Mocksville, NC (April 6, 2021) – On Monday afternoon, April 5, a tractor-trailer accident occurred on a highway in Mocksville.
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-40 around the area of US-64. Several vehicles were involved in the crash, including multiple tractor-trailers. The vehicles involved were left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were hospitalized with injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
All lanes of traffic were blocked for hours until police cleared the scene.
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.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Truck accidents are some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. This is largely due to the fact that trucks are the largest vehicles on our roads that are capable of causing immense harm. Hundreds of thousands of truck accidents occur every year in the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time, over 110,000 people were injured in these accidents in the entirety of the U.S. If you have been hurt in an accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, it is imperative that you have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Charlotte truck accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state. Because drivers spend an extended period of time on our roads, they are more likely to drive distractedly or travel over the speed limit. Truck drivers are expected to be some of the safest drivers on our roads, which means that they abide by the rules of the road. However, these accidents continue to occur every year in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in a truck accident that was caused by another party’s negligence, you should seek the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
At Maurer Law, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in truck accidents over the years. We understand how traumatic a truck accident can be and offer our assistance when you need it the most. Our attorneys are well-versed in North Carolina truck accident laws. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system and work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can assist you.
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