Americus, GA (September 13, 2021) – Around 9 a.m. on Monday morning, September 13, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Americus.
According to Sumter County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of US-19 and South Georgia Tech Parkway. A pickup truck and a sedan were traveling in the area when they collided with one another. The four-door sedan was trapped against a guardrail by the pickup truck. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene. The driver of the sedan had to be extricated by fire crews. The drivers of both vehicles were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time until police were able to clear the scene.
Georgia State Patrol officials continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents throughout Georgia every year. In one recent year’s time within the state, over 116,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen in a variety of areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. Millions of intersection-related accidents happen every year. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred, with a large percentage happening in Georgia. If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should seek the help of an Americus car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Serious injuries result from these accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. On top of this, you could spend time away from work as you work on your physical recovery. You have a variety of options available for you. It is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable Americus personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
Americus Car Accident Attorneys
Our dedicated attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. We will help you answer a variety of questions after you have been seriously injured. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident, which is why you should never have to stand alone. We are here for you in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Americus at (888) 579-1790 for more information on what options are available for you in your time of need.
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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. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.