Atlanta, GA (September 17, 2021) – At 8:46 a.m. on Friday morning, September 17, a car accident happened at an intersection in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident occurred at the intersection of Northside Drive and McDaniel Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles forcefully collided with one another. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were rushed to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known at this time.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time. This led to delays in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents took place due to the carelessness of others. These accidents happen in a wide array of areas but intersections are some of the most common areas. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options. It is important that you have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer without the help of an Atlanta car accident lawyer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for a car accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to being successful in your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources every step of the way. We will ensure that you achieve the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist you.
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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.