Burke County, NC (November 10, 2018) – In Burke County last night, November 9, one person was taken to the hospital with injuries following a car accident. The Burke County Sheriff’s Office and EMS responded to the accident.
Police say the accident took place on River Road between the area of Ben Hatcher Road and Highway 80. One lane of the roadway was closed down because a power pole was knocked down. Planters Electric was called to the scene to fix it and the area was closed down for other drivers.
Only one person was injured in the accident and emergency responders confirmed that they were transported to AU Medical Center with a variety of serious injuries.
We would like to extend our sincere thoughts and prayers to the party who was injured in this serious accident. We were saddened to hear about this accident and hope that the injured is able to make a full recovery.
Car Accident in North Carolina
In a recent year, it was estimated that a total of 267,494 accidents took place across North Carolina, and 130,137 people involved received injuries. On average, about 93 people died in just 2009 alone in North Carolina, but these numbers have increased over the past few years.
At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our responsibility to embrace your claim and help you gain the results you deserve during this difficult time. If you have been injured and you believe your accident took place due to the negligence of another party, you have the right to receive compensation for a variety of damages you have sustained such as lost wages, medical bills, emotional damages, and more. Never handle your case alone, but instead call us for the help you deserve today at 912-200-5230.
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Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.