Raleigh, NC (May 26, 2020) – A crash involving three vehicles took place in Raleigh on Monday, May 25th. The crash was reported around 5:45 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 near Rock Quarry Road.
The Raleigh Police Department, along with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, responded to the scene. According to officers, a black Dodge came to a stop for slow traffic when it was hit behind by a truck. A third car then collided with the first two vehicles.
Rescue workers arrived on the scene shortly after the crash. There were injuries reported in the crash but none of them were believed to be life-threatening.
The crash closed the roadway until about 7:15 p.m.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Raleigh
Raleigh is a fast-growing city with a population of nearly 500,000 people. With this growth comes an increase in traffic and traffic crashes. Busy highways such as I-40 are a frequent site for traffic accidents. Drivers who fail to pay attention to traffic conditions can end up causing serious chain-reaction crashes on a congested roadway.
If you have been hurt in a Raleigh car accident, you need a local attorney with the skill and knowledge to help you obtain a successful outcome for your case. At Burton Law Firm, Raleigh personal injury attorney Jason M. Burton has been serving the Raleigh community and surrounding areas for more than 8 years. Our firm takes pride in helping injured victims obtain the outcomes they deserve.
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