Atlanta, GA (September 5, 2021) – At 9:45 p.m. on the night of Friday, September 3, a multi-vehicle crash occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Peachtree Street and Pine Street. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they 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, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Northside Drive as an alternate route.
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
Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt as a result of Georgia car accidents every single year. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are some of the most common. Collisions happen due to a wide array of reasons. These include driver distractions, intoxication, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. Unfortunately, many car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the recklessness of others. It is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. If you can successfully do this, you can move forward with a claim against another party.
The aftermath of a car accident can have an enormous impact on every aspect of your life. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney who can help you. Some of the injuries sustained in car accidents can affect your life in a variety of ways. These include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, 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 may spend time away from work as you attempt to get back on your feet. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who can help you along the way.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
If you have been injured in a serious car accident, our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be both physically and financially. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are protected as you work toward the compensation you deserve. We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 for more information on your options.
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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.