Nine people were transported to area hospitals with serious injuries after a crash that occurred west of uptown Charlotte Sunday evening.

The wreck happened just after 7 p.m. near the intersection of Freedom Drive and Toddville Road near Interstate 85 when a van crashed into a guard rail. The crash sent nine people to the hospital with  injuries.

Authorities are continuing an investigation on the cause of the crash and whether anyone will be facing charges.

Most drivers admit that interstate driving can be tricky.  However, it’s important to remember that it’s nothing more than a really big long road.  Practicing safe driving on our nations interstate highways depends, in a large degree, on your driving in a predictable way and paying attention to what’s going on around you.

If you find yourself injured from a serious motor vehicle accident call the Car Accident Attorneys of Reeves, Aiken, and Hightower  to discuss your recovery plan. We can investigate all aspects of a serious accident and hold all parties accountable for your loss. Call us today and speak directly with one of our lawyers at 704-499-9000 or 877-374-5999 toll-free. We can help you get the justice you deserve.