Thomasville, NC (December 4, 2020) – Around 6 p.m. on Friday night, December 4, a deputy was injured in a car crash at an intersection in Thomasville.
According to authorities, a Davidson County deputy was sitting in his patrol cruiser on the side of the road with his emergency lights activated. He was near a live nativity scene in the area and was trying to deter individuals from speeding in the area.
Police confirmed that a vehicle ran through a stop sign at the intersection of Cunningham Road and Sullivan Road. The vehicle was sent crashing into the deputy’s vehicle.
The deputy was the only one injured as a result of the accident. He was rushed to the hospital but is expected to recover.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident is a reality that hundreds of thousands of victims experience every single year within the state. Out of these accidents, a large percentage tend to occur at intersections. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the U.S. due to the negligence of others. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you have many options for recovery and should be prepared to speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
Speaking with a car accident attorney in Charlotte might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Many people believe that these accidents are just minor fender-benders but this is far from the truth. Many of these accidents are actually incredibly damaging and even life-altering. You could endure time in the hospital or away from the workplace, which could leave you feeling both helpless and alone. If you have been harmed in an accident, you should always be prepared to speak with an attorney about your personal injury claim.
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