Winston-Salem, NC (December 17, 2020) – Around 5:41 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, December 17, one person was injured in a rollover accident on a major highway.
According to Winston-Salem Police, the accident took place on US-52 around the area of I-40. Though few details have been released, police confirmed that two vehicles collided with each other at the time of the accident. One of the vehicles immediately rolled over.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Rollover accidents are some of the most severe accidents that happen on our roads. In just one recent year’s time, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. This might seem like a small percentage but it is important to note that these accidents are some of the most catastrophic that happen on our roads. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. If you have been injured and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should be prepared to speak with an accident attorney.
Many people receive severe injuries as a result of rollover accidents in North Carolina every year. Some of the most severe injuries resulting from Charlotte car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have sustained serious injuries, it is likely that you will spend time in the hospital and possibly even miss out on time at work. Because of this, you should have the experienced and dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in North Carolina car accidents at https://www.maurerlawpa.com/testimonials.html.
Our attorneys at Maurer Law are here to help you through one of the most difficult experiences of your life. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and believe that you should never stand alone after an accident that has affected your life. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system as you work toward compensation for a wide array of losses such as medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs and more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 to find out how we can help you.
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