Guilford County, NC – Multiple Injuries Reported in Car Accident on N.C. 62

Guilford County, NC (August 20, 2020) – Police were on the scene of a three-car crash in Guilford County on Wednesday, August 19th. The crash happened around 5:00 p.m. on North Carolina Highway 62 near Branson Mill Road.

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the accident scene. According to troopers, a Geo Metro was traveling southbound on Branson Mill when it collided with a Hyundai traveling eastbound on N.C. 62. The Geo then struck a Toyota SUV traveling northbound on Branson Mill. Following the crash, the driver and a passenger in the Geo were transported to Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro with undisclosed injuries. The Hyundai driver was taken to Wesley Long Hospital in Greensboro, also with undisclosed injuries. No one else was hurt in the crash. None of the victims were identified. Motorists in the area were advised to use caution when traveling by the crash scene.

Police have not said whether any charges are expected as a result of the accident. There is no further information available at this time.

We extend our thoughts and well-wishes to the injured victims of this Guilford County car accident.

North Carolina Car Accidents  Guilford County, NC - Multiple Injuries Reported in Car Accident on N.C. 62

According to statistics published by the North Carolina Department of Transportation, there were more than 273,000 accidents involving passenger vehicles in our state in the year 2018. A total of 81,966 people suffered injuries in these accidents and 866 lost their lives. Unfortunately, car accidents take place every day across North Carolina and they are often unavoidable despite various safety precautions taken by other motorists.

If you or a loved one have been involved in a North Carolina car accident, it is important to have a full understanding of your legal rights. During this time, it is normal to feel overwhelmed and anxious about your future. Your medical bills may be piling up as you deal with the pain from the accident and the realization that you are unable to enjoy the life that you had prior to the crash. While these feelings can be disconcerting, there are legal remedies available.

Under North Carolina law, the first issue is whether you were hurt by a negligent driver. If you were not at fault for the crash, you can bring a personal injury claim against the other motorist. Once your claim has been brought forward, you can seek to recover compensation for your pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and potentially punitive damages. In the case of a serious accident, these damages can be extensive and it is important that you receive a fair settlement.

At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina car accident attorney Jason M. Burton is here for you when you or a loved one have been victimized by a negligent driver. Mr. Burton has assisted hundreds of clients throughout our state since 2012. We have recovered more than 40 million dollars on behalf of injured victims and we treat each case as if it were our own.

Our team is here for you at any time. To schedule your free consultation and case evaluation, please give us a call 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.



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