Charlotte, NC (October 27, 2018) – On Friday morning, October 26, a man was involved in a car accident along Interstate 77 in North Charlotte and lied to police about his involvement. Officers said that witnesses on the scene watched the man crash his vehicle and take off into the woods, leaving it behind.
Police were able to catch up with the man at a hotel on Smiths Corner Boulevard, where he had told others that he was robbed and assaulted, explaining away the injuries. Police determined that the man’s story was a lie after their investigation.
Police said that his crashed vehicle caused another accident involving a fire, in which a fire truck was called to the scene. Injuries were reported.
Police continue to investigate at this time.
Charlotte Hit-and-Run Accident
Hit-and-run accidents are one of the more serious types of crime-related accidents that happen on our roads every day. These types of drivers flee the scene of an accident without checking on the well-being of others involved, which puts everybody in a dangerous situation.
Luckily, you have help on your side if you have fallen victim to an accident caused by the criminal acts of another party. The criminal charges that stem from one of these accidents can lead into your civil damages if you move forward with a personal injury claim following your accident.
At the Nye Law Group, we want to help in your time of need if you have sustained a variety of damages due to the negligence of another party. Call us for more information on how we can help in your time of need at (912) 200-5230.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
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.