Burlington, NC (December 17, 2018) – In Burlington, an EMS truck driver fell asleep and crashed his vehicle in a serious accident that caused his vehicle to then strike a concrete wall.
Authorities say that the accident took place around 6:30 a.m. in the 2700 block of McKinney Street when the vehicle was involved in an accident and collided with a curb and traveling 70 feet where it hit a wall.
The driver did not sustain any injuries but one other person received injuries and was taken to the Alamance Regional Medical Center for treatment. Luckily, the injuries were not expected to be critical and the person is expected to survive.
EMS responded to the scene and police closed down the roadway for an hour until they completed their investigation.
We would like to extend our sincere sympathies to those involved in this accident and hope that they will be able to move forward past their injuries.
Car Accident in North Carolina
North Carolina is known for having a high rate of traffic accidents and fatalities every year in comparison to other states. In fact, according to statistics, North Carolina has the fifth highest rate of fatalities and many accidents that cause injuries as well. Being injured in one of these accidents can be a life-changing experience for everybody, which is why we would like to extend a helping hand to you.
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