Wake Forest, NC (May 12, 2021) – Police and rescue officials responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Wake Forest on Wednesday, May 12th. The collision took place around 6:20 a.m. on Creedmoor Road at the intersection with Old Creedmoor Road.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol along with fire trucks arrived at the scene just after the crash occurred. According to troopers, the crash involved three cars and was caused by one of the vehicles crossing the center line and crashing into another vehicle. Two victims were taken to WakeMed for treatment of undisclosed injuries. Their identities have not been released. Police have not said whether any charges are expected to be filed.
An investigation into the crash is ongoing. There is no additional information available at this time.
We wish to extend our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this car accident in Wake Forest. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Being involved in a car accident in North Carolina can have major, life-changing consequences for those involved. According to statistics, there were nearly 300,000 car accidents reported on North Carolina’s roadways in 2019. Since 2014, our state has seen the number of annual traffic accidents increase by more than 60,000. In the future, we can expect to see this number continue to rise as we see more motorists and an increase in population.
Many victims experience serious injuries following a North Carolina car accident. These injuries can include broken bones, scars, head trauma, neck and spinal cord injuries, as well as permanent disfigurement, and even death. The cause of each crash must be carefully investigated by authorities. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, you could be entitled to compensation if the crash was not your fault. It is common for a driver to disobey a traffic law such as failing to yield to another vehicle. This type of negligent driving behavior can lead to legal liability for the other driver.
Here at Burton Law Firm, we treat each case with the care and compassion that it deserves. We know and understand the difficulties that you are facing during this time and we can help. Raleigh car accident lawyer Jason M. Burton assists injured crash victims and their families throughout the Triangle region. Since 2012, we have successfully recovered more than 40 million dollars in compensation for our clients. We would be honored to help you as well and we are here for you at any time. Our team is ready to get started on handling your claim and moving you forward to receiving the compensation that you need and deserve.
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