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When someone is injured in an accident in North Carolina, it is important to gather information about what happens next.
Being injured in a serious accident is always a shocking and scary experience, and dealing with the aftermath is exhausting and stressful. Accident victims are forced to deal with hospitalization, medical treatments, missed work, and lost income, often while trying to manage pain and disability from their injuries. And then the insurance adjusters start circling. Find out more about accidents and what issues an injured person needs to be aware of by going to this link.
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A Rockingham County woman was killed in a crash Thursday night just a few miles from her home.
Pamela Galloway Leonard, 44, of Stoneville, died in a single-vehicle crash just before midnight on Stone Mountain Road.
A woman was killed in a car accident on the interstate Thursday evening, according to Charlotte firefighters.
The accident happened shortly before 9 p.m. on southbound I-77 near the North and South Carolina state line.
Raleigh police closed northbound Creedmoor Road near the intersection with West Millbrook Road for a time Thursday morning after a car seriously injured a man shortly after 7 a.m.
A Raleigh man died Wednesday night after his car ran off the road on the westbound side of Interstate 40 in Johnston County and then flipped over the median cables and stopped on the eastbound side of the highway.
Four people, including a suspect, were injured in a multi-vehicle crash during a police chase in Winston-Salem Wednesday. Police allege the suspect struck two officers and had a "large quantity" of drugs and cash in his car.
Emergency officials are on the scene of a fatal accident in Union County, according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol.
The accident happened just before 4 p.m. on Monroe-Ansonville Road near the intersection of Trull Hinson Road, just north of the town of Wingate.
A teen driver is being charged in connection to a Monday accident that left a 14-year-old girl dead, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.
The incident happened just after 2:30 p.m. on the 4500 block of Camp Stewart Road in east Charlotte.
A 13-year-old boy died Saturday after being electrocuted following a vehicle crash in Bertie County.
North Carolina Highway Patrol said around 12:30 p.m., a SUV ran off the road on Highway 42, west of Colerain, and hit a utility pole.
A wreck on westbound Interstate 40 near Reedy Creek Road hampered commuter traffic about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.
There were no immediate reports of any serious injuries, but emergency personnel said debris from the crash interfered with traffic.
The driver of a tractor-trailer truck was cited for speeding after he lost control of his rig and spilled a load of lumber on Atlantic Avenue on Tuesday morning.
No injuries were reported, but it took workers most of Tuesday to clear the lumber from the road.