Charlotte, NC (August 26, 2020) – Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department responded to the scene of an accident in the city on Wednesday, August 26th. The crash was first reported to the police around 8:00 p.m.
Officers arrived at University City Boulevard near the intersection with Tryon Street shortly after receiving a call regarding a crash. When they arrived, police found at least one person suffering from injuries as a result of the accident. Rescue crews were also dispatched to provide aid to the victim. There is no word at this time on the nature of the crash or the extent of the victim’s injuries. Authorities have not released any details on the cause of the accident at this time and there is also no information on whether any other injuries were reported.
The crash remains under investigation by the CMPD at this time. There is no additional information available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim following this car accident in Charlotte. We hope that all who are affected are able to make a full recovery from their injuries.
North Carolina Car Accidents
North Carolina car accidents are, unfortunately, quite common. Last year in our state, there were reports of more than 200,000 crashes and more than 80,000 injuries stemming from these crashes. A car accident in North Carolina frequently leads to serious and life-changing injuries. Victims can face high medical costs, extensive procedures such as surgery or physical therapy, the inability to work, physical pain, and emotional trauma as a result of the accident. All of these aspects can take a major toll on your life as your work towards securing your future and the life that you enjoyed prior to the crash.
The presence of negligent drivers on our roadways means that, inevitably, there will be innocent victims of car accidents. While no one ever expects to be injured in an accident, the reality is that injury crashes take place each day in our state. These car accidents can put you in a difficult position both physically and financially. During this time, you are likely to have many questions about what to do and where you should turn next.
If you find yourself in this difficult situation, there is help available. North Carolina car accident attorney Jason M. Burton will fight for you when you have been hurt in a crash that was not your fault. At Burton Law Firm, PLLC our passion is helping accident victims and their families seek justice and compensation when they have been harmed by a careless third party. A car accident in North Carolina can be a life-changing event but that does not mean that it has to define your future moving forward. We will help to ensure that you are able to secure your rights and receive the compensation that you need and deserve to move past the accident and regain a sense of normalcy in your life.
Our team is here for you at any time. We offer free consultations and case evaluations to all potential clients. To schedule your appointment, please call (833) 623-0042.
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Disclaimer: Our team of personal injury lawyers at Burton Law Firm has taken pride in being active members of our local business community for more than 8 years. We are always striving to improve the quality of life for our community members and improve the overall safety and well being of all North Carolinians. We hope that by providing this information about the dangers of driving that we will bring added awareness and drivers will use increased caution when operating a motor vehicle. Our thoughts are with everyone who may have been affected by this incident. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos in this post are not a depiction of the actual accident scene.