Atlanta, GA (November 12, 2021) – At 6:42 a.m. on the morning of Friday, November 12, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Windy Hill Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control. This caused the vehicles to forcefully collide with each other. 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 injured as a result of the accident. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
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 Georgia. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents caused by others. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the recklessness of other parties. There are many common reasons for car accidents on our major highways, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Drowsy driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is up to you as an injured victim to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. You should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should have the dedicated help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from collisions include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, you should be prepared to speak with an Atlanta personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how traumatic the aftermath of a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, therapy costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you at this time.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.