Greensboro, NC (January 13, 2022) – Police in Greensboro were at the scene of a major crash on Thursday, January 13th. The accident took place in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 near the exit for West Gate City Boulevard.
According to officials, the accident involved two vehicles. An ambulance responded to the accident scene to provide assistance to the injured victims. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening at this time. There is no information on the events that caused the accident to occur. The road was closed for several hours as officials investigated at the scene. Motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find alternate routes of travel if possible. Police have not said whether any charges will be filed in connection with the collision. The identities of those involved have not been released.
There is no additional information available at this time. An investigation is ongoing.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this Greensboro car accident. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
North Carolina Car Accidents
A car accident in North Carolina can be a life-changing event for victims and their families. Last year in our state, there were over 125,000 people injured in reported traffic accidents. This represents a little less than 50% of all total reported crashes. Therefore, if you are involved in an accident in North Carolina, there is about a 1 in 2 chance that you will suffer some type of injury. While some people are fortunate and suffer only relatively minor injuries, other crash victims will be seriously hurt and can be affected for weeks and months by the injuries that they sustain in the crash.
Following a car accident in Greensboro, it is important to seek treatment as soon as possible. This allows you to ensure that your injuries will heal as quickly as they can. Delaying treatment can result in injuries worsening which will then require even more medical care and also a longer recovery period. You should not delay in seeing a doctor immediately after the accident.
Car Accident Attorneys in Greensboro
A car accident attorney in Greensboro can advise you on the steps you can take to help your case. In addition, your attorney will speak with the insurance company on your behalf and present your case in a clear and convincing manner. Many people mistakenly believe that they can handle their own claim and, in the process, end up settling for far less than what they deserve.
At Burton Law Firm, we are here to help when you are experiencing the difficult aftermath of a car accident. If the crash was not your fault, we will be able to help you obtain the compensation that you deserve to get back on your feet as soon as possible. Our attorneys are here to discuss the facts of your case and help develop a strategy that will help you win. For your free consultation, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (800) 623-0042.
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