Officers were dispatched to the scene shortly after the crash took place. When police arrived at the scene, they located at least one person suffering from severe injuries as a result of the crash. There was no immediate update on the nature of the injuries suffered or the condition of the victim. Police did not release any details on the cause of the accident or the identity of the victim.
Motorists were strongly advised to avoid the area as all of the westbound lanes were closed near Exit 221 for South Elm Eugene Street. The road was closed for several hours before reopening around 9:00 a.m., according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.
No further details regarding the crash are available at this time.
Our thoughts go out to all affected by this injury accident in Greensboro. We hope that all who were injured are able to make a complete recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Each day, there are numerous injury accidents reported across our state. These accidents range from minor and non-life-threatening to serious injuries and even death in the worst-case scenario. A North Carolina car accident can change your life for the worse in an instant. Unfortunately, many accidents are caused by the actions of negligent drivers and they happen so quickly that the outcome may be unavoidable. Last year in our state, more than 80,000 people were hurt and more than 1,400 lost their lives in crashes that took place on our roadways.
In the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident, it is important to speak with a trusted attorney in order to understand the legal rights that you have. North Carolina injury law is a complicated area and requires an experienced and trained lawyer in order to help you receive the outcome that you deserve. Following the crash, your focus should be only on your healing and recovery. You should not have to worry about dealing with your accident claim as well as this only adds unnecessary stress to an already stressful time in your life.
At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina car accident attorney Jason M. Burton has nearly a decade of experience assisting injured victims and their families. From our office in Raleigh, we assist clients throughout the state who need our help in pursuing their claims. We have handled all types of accident cases and are skilled at negotiations with the insurance company as well as courtroom advocacy. Regardless of what your case requires, we are up to the job and will fight hard to ensure that you are not penalized for being injured in an accident that was not your fault.
We offer free consultations and case evaluations for all potential clients. To schedule your appointment, please visit us at https://www.jmburtonlaw.com/contact-us/ or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.