Cornelius, NC (November 16, 2018) – At least one person was injured in a five-car accident in Cornelius and maybe even more than one person was injured, but it has not yet been confirmed.
The accident was so severe that it closed down all northbound lanes of Interstate 77 this afternoon, November 16 between exits 28 and 30. One vehicle was turned completely sideways and others were pushed up against the barrier with a variety of damages. Emergency responders were at the scene of the accident to help those who were involved.
One person had to be extricated from their vehicle, which was the one with the most damages. Everybody involved is expected to recover.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
Multi-Vehicle Accident in North Carolina
Thousands of people are injured every year at the hands of multi-vehicle collisions. These accidents happen for a variety of reasons such as drivers who are not paying attention to the roads because they are distracted, drunk driving, and driving at excessive speeds. Some drivers follow others too closely and others still might engage in road rage, putting people in dangerous situations.
No matter how you have been injured, being involved in a serious accident at the hands of a negligent party can be one of the most life-changing things that ever happens to you. We are extremely sympathetic to you at this time, as we understand just how difficult it can be to face all new bills following your accident as well as emotional damages. At the Nye Law Group, we have a responsibility to use our decade of experience to support you and help you take care of your bills and more following the accident that caused you harm. Contact us today at 912-200-5230 for more information.
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.
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