Alto, GA (September 27, 2021) – On Friday afternoon, September 24, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Alto.
According to the Georgia State Patrol, the accident happened at the intersection of Wilbanks Road and GA-365. A 34-year-old woman was driving her Honda Odyssey when she entered the intersection, crashing into the side of a Subaru Forester. A woman in the Subaru was unable to gain control of the Subaru and it overturned due to the force of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. A 58-year-old woman driving the Subaru, was injured in the accident. Her passenger, an 80-year-old woman, was also injured. The two victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The driver of the Honda and her toddler did not have any injuries due to the crash. She was issued a warning for failing to yield.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year in the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 116,000 people were hurt in these accidents due to the outright recklessness of others. Car accidents happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to negligent reasons. If you have been injured in a collision, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. Because of this, you should speak with an Alto car accident attorney that you can trust after an accident. Having an attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial, especially if you have sustained injuries in a collision. Some of the most serious injuries that stem from car accidents include:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time at work until they are recovered. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an Alto personal injury attorney that you can trust.
Alto Car Accident Attorneys
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways. Because of this, our dedicated and knowledgeable attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system as you work toward the damages you deserve. Please contact an accident attorney in Alto at (888) 579-1790 for more information on your available options.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.