Catawba County, NC (November 27, 2018) – A head-on collision took place on Highway 10 that led to serious injuries in two drivers early yesterday morning, November 26. The crash happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection of NC Highway 10 and Cat Square Road.
Rescuers claimed that both drivers were pinned inside their vehicles, which sustained extremely serious damages. They were both rescued, which took about 45 minutes in total. Both injured victims were taken to local hospitals in serious condition.
At the time of the accident, a black Ford tried passing on a double yellow line and struck a driver in the other lane. The driver of the Ford was identified as Kenyada Sledge, who was charged with reckless driving related to the incident.
A mother and son were inside the other vehicle when it overturned off the side of the road. The child in the vehicle was able to free himself from the crash.
At this time, an investigation into the matter continues.
We understand how difficult it can be to handle the aftermath of a serious accident, which is why we would like to take a moment to wish all of the injured parties involved in this incident a swift and complete recovery.
Car Accident in North Carolina
Serious North Carolina accidents happen every day throughout the state. In just one recent year alone, 130,137 people were injured in these accidents. Many accident victims will experience huge medical bills, vehicle damage, and lost wages as a result, which can be devastating and take some time to recover from.
If you or a loved one have been involved in one of these accidents due to the outright negligence of another party, you may be entitled to compensation to help you cover your losses during this time. Because nobody should ever have to stand alone, you might need the experienced guidance of a legal advocate at the Nye Law Group on your side who understands the ins and outs of North Carolina law and can help you every step of the way. Contact us today at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
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