Hillsborough, NC – One Hurt in NC 86 Crash Between Two Tractor-Trailers

Hillsborough, NC (July 1, 2020) – The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to a crash between two tractor-trailers in Hillsborough on Wednesday, July 1st. The crash happened on NC 86 near I-85.

Troopers report that one of the tractor-trailers rear-ended the other, causing both to erupt into flames after the crash. Firefighters arrived at the scene and extinguished the flames from the accident. One driver was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There were no additional injuries reported as a result of the crash but the roadway remained closed for over five hours while authorities were at the scene.

An investigation is ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and we hope for a complete recovery.

North Carolina Truck Accidents  Hillsborough, NC - One Hurt in NC 86 Crash Between Two Tractor-Trailers

Accidents involving commercial vehicles can result in devastating outcomes. Commercial vehicles are very large and heavy, and collisions take place with extreme force. For this reason, North Carolina truck accidents are very serious events.

If you or your loved one has been injured in a crash involving a commercial vehicle, you should seek competent representation right away. Given the high-stakes nature of these cases, motorists may find themselves with substantial medical bills and injuries that could be permanent in nature.
At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina truck accident lawyer Jason M. Burton is here at all times to help. We are not afraid to take on difficult cases to ensure that our clients receive full compensation for their injuries.
For our free consultation give us a call at (833) 623-0042.
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Note: Burton Law Firm utilizes a variety of outside sources in the creation of these accident news posts. These sources include news bulletins, police reports, first-hand accounts, news stories, as well as additional outside sources. For this reason, the details surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our office or writing staff. If you find information that is not correct about an accident that we have written about, please contact our firm as soon as possible so that we can promptly correct the information. If you would prefer that we remove the story, contact us directly and we will make every effort to remove the story in a timely manner.

Disclaimer: Our team of personal injury lawyers at Burton Law Firm has taken pride in being active members of our local business community for more than 8 years. We are always striving to improve the quality of life for our community members and improve the overall safety and well being of all North Carolinians. We hope that by providing this information about the dangers of driving that we will bring added awareness and drivers will use increased caution when operating a motor vehicle. Our thoughts are with everyone who may have been affected by this incident. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos in this post are not a depiction of the actual accident scene.

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