Zebulon, NC (February 5, 2021) – Police in Zebulon responded to a crash involving a log truck on Friday, February 5th. The crash happened on Highway 96 between Pippin Road and Riley Hill Road.
According to a report from the scene, a log truck overturned, causing dozens of logs to be strewn across the roadway. The events leading up to the crash are unclear at this time. Rescue workers also responded to the scene. There were reports of injuries sustained in the accident but, at this time, the nature and extent of the injuries are not clear. Police have not released the identities of those involved. Motorists in the area were asked to avoid the accident scene and to find alternate routes of travel if possible.
There is no additional information available at this time.
We wish to offer our thoughts and best wishes for a complete and speedy recovery to those affected by this injury crash in Zebulon.
Injury Accidents in North Carolina
Each day across North Carolina, there are multiple injury crashes that take place throughout the state. The victims of these crashes will often be taken to the hospital to receive treatment for injuries sustained in the accident. Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can be a very overwhelming and stressful feeling. You may end up missing work due to your injuries, resulting in financial hardship. Similarly, your medical bills can skyrocket after the crash, especially if you have to spend an extended amount of time in the hospital. Also, dealing with the pain from your injuries and your recovery can put a strain on you both physically and mentally.
According to statistics, there were nearly 80,000 injuries reported in car accidents across North Carolina in 2018. While this number may seem high, it underscores the dangers that are present on our roadways each time we get in a vehicle. A car accident in North Carolina can take place suddenly and it can cause life-altering injuries to occur. If you believe that the crash was not your fault, it is important to speak with an attorney regarding your legal options as soon as possible.
At Burton Law Firm, we can help if you have been victimized by the careless and reckless actions of another driver. North Carolina car accident attorney Jason M. Burton handles all types of accident claims throughout the state. Since 2012, we have assisted hundreds of North Carolinians and have helped them recover the compensation that they need to move forward following a serious crash. We are here for you during your time of need and are proud to represent our clients in the most zealous and aggressive manner possible.
We are standing by and are ready to take your call at any time. Our firm offers free consultations and case evaluations for all potential clients and we handle most accident cases on a contingency fee basis so that you do not have to worry about any financial obligations upfront. To schedule your appointment with a member of our team, please contact us at https://www.jmburtonlaw.com/contact-us/ or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.
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