Robeson County, NC (June 19, 2021) – Police in Robeson County responded to the scene of a serious accident on Friday afternoon. The crash happened around 1:00 p.m. near Mile Marker 2 and Highway 130.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol arrived at the scene shortly after the crash took place. According to troopers, the accident involved two tractor-trailers and a car. One of the trucks caught on fire following the crash. There were reported injuries but the nature and extent of the injuries is not clear at this time. There is no word on the conditions of the injured victims and the cause of the accident has not been released.
Major delays were reported at the crash scene as motorists were seen turning around to avoid the area. Police have not said whether any charges are expected.
No further information is available at this time.
We wish to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the victims of this traffic accident in Robeson County. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Injury Accidents in North Carolina
Each year in North Carolina, there are hundreds of thousands of car accidents reported each year. In a recent year, our state saw 285,000 traffic collisions with more than 80,000 reported injuries. A North 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.
At Burton Law Firm, we bring nearly a decade of skill and experience to the table. Raleigh 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.
We will have your back every step of the way following a serious crash. Our firm strongly believes in holding individuals accountable for their reckless behaviors. Let us help you move forward along your path to recovery. To schedule your free appointment with a member of our firm, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call any time at (833) 623-0042.
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