Durham, NC (October 7, 2021) – A crash on the Durham Freeway resulted in injuries and left motorists facing delays on Wednesday morning. The accident took place in the southbound lanes of the Freeway near Exit 13 for West Chapel Hill Street.
According to a report, the accident involved a truck and one other vehicle. The truck overturned following the crash and caused injuries to two motorists. The injured victims were rushed to a nearby hospital. There is no word on their conditions or the extent of their injuries at this time. Police closed the right-hand lane while they investigated the accident and worked to clear the area. Motorists were asked to find alternate routes of travel and to avoid the area if possible.
It is not clear if any charges will be filed at this time. The crash remains under investigation.
We wish to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those injured in this Wednesday car accident in Durham. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accident in Durham
Each year in North Carolina, there are hundreds of thousands of car accidents reported. In a recent year, our state saw 285,000 traffic collisions with more than 80,000 reported injuries. A Durham Carolina car accident takes place very suddenly and unexpectedly and can result in a tremendous amount of damage and destruction, including injuries to innocent motorists. Nearly all car accidents in North Carolina are caused by the negligence of one or more drivers. A careful investigation following the accident is needed in order to determine the cause and which driver should be held responsible for the results of the collision.
Under the laws of our state, drivers who sustain injuries due to the actions of negligent motorists could be entitled to compensation. When you have been hurt in a crash that was not your fault, your recovery could depend upon the help of a skilled and experienced local attorney. After the accident, you have a limited amount of time to make your claim for personal injuries. It is important to speak with a lawyer who can help you value your case and make sure that you receive the appropriate outcome under the circumstances.
Durham Car Accident Lawyers
At Burton Law Firm, we bring nearly a decade of skill and experience to the table. Durham car accident attorney Jason M. Burton serves the Raleigh-Durham and Triangle regions. We have assisted injured victims in our community in recovering more than 40 million dollars in total compensation and we would be honored to assist you as well if you have been hurt in a crash that was not your fault.
Our firm stands ready to help you at any time. We provide a free consultation and case evaluation to all potential and prospective clients. During the initial meeting, we will discuss a strategy to handle your case and help you receive the maximum recovery. To schedule your appointment with one of our attorneys, please contact us using the link on our website or give us a call any time at (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.