Atlanta, GA (October 10, 2021) – At 6:49 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, October 9, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to Fulton County officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Fulton Industrial Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they lost control, slamming into one another due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
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.
Due to the severity of the collision, all lanes of traffic were blocked for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents within the state. These accidents happen on our major highways due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. The truth is, many car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the reckless acts of others. Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you. It is essential that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected after you have been hurt in a car accident. This is why you should speak with an Atlanta car accident lawyer who can answer any questions that you have. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our skilled and knowledgeable accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a car accident on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, 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.
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.