Winston-Salem, NC (June 18, 2020) – Two people were hurt in a rollover crash involving a garbage truck in Winston-Salem on Thursday. The crash happened around 12:00 p.m. in the 5200 block of Country Club Road.
The Winston-Salem Fire Department along with police responded to the crash scene. There were two occupants of the truck when it rolled over. There is no word on what caused the accident to occur. The two people inside the truck were taken to a local hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries. The road was down to one lane in the area where the accident took place and motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel.
There is no additional information available.
We extend our thoughts and condolences to those hurt in this Winston-Salem rollover crash.
North Carolina Rollover Accidents
There are hundreds of car accidents that take place in our state every day. Rollover crashes can result in some of the most serious and severe crashes. A rollover accident usually takes place at high speeds. Vehicle occupants in rollover crashes are at risk of being hurt in the initial crash as well as the rollover. When a vehicle rolls over, the occupants can be thrown from the vehicle, further increasing the odds of being hurt.
Many rollover crashes take place due to driver negligence. If you or a loved one have suffered injuries in a North Carolina truck accident, you should seek representation as soon as possible after the crash. North Carolina truck accident attorney Jason M. Burton knows and understands what you are going through.
You should not take a chance by attempting to handle the claim on your own. Give us a call at (833) 623-0042 for your free consultation.
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