Salisbury, NC (March 1, 2021) – Around 7 a.m. on Monday morning, March 1, a serious car accident took place on a major highway in Salisbury.
According to police, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of I-40. Multiple vehicles collided in the area due to reasons that are still being investigated, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One person was seriously injured and hospitalized.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked around the area of Highway 801 and Yadkin River Bridge.
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
Highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places on North Carolina roads where serious accidents occur every year. In just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of car accidents within the state. Out of these accidents, a large percentage took place on highways. These crashes occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can show that your accident took place due to the reckless acts of another party, you can be successful when you bring a claim.
Being injured in a Charlotte car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries including paralysis, TBIs, fractures, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they can send a victim to the hospital for an extended period of time as they work on their physical recovery. On top of that, you may miss out on time at work if you are unable to return for some time. This is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Charlotte car accidents at www.maurerlawpa.com.
Our attorneys at Maurer Law have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout North Carolina over the years. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and offer our assistance to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward justice and financial compensation for a variety of losses. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can help you.
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