Atlanta, GA (September 6, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Monday evening in the Atlanta area ended in injuries. At around 7:20 p.m., on September 6, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Highway 166.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a Slingshot was involved in a collision on the eastbound side of Highway 166. The incident caused some disruptions in the area just east of Interstate 285. Emergency crews responded to the scene and secured the left lane of the highway.
Emergency medical services rendered aid to victims briefly on-site. At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent further care. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their fast and full recovery.
Car Accidents in Atlanta, Georgia
Over 115,000 people sustain injuries in auto accidents across our state. Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Although some accidents result in minor injuries, countless victims are forced to undergo surgery and spend weeks in area hospitals for broken bones, TBIs, spinal cord injuries, and more.
The truth is, many of these accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the outright negligence of others. These accidents happen due to a wide array of different reasons. Major causes of car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. It is up to you as an injured party to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. When victims suffer debilitating injuries in collisions, as a result of the negligence of other drivers, they should contact an Atlanta car accident attorney immediately.
The aftermath of a car accident in Georgia can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. Victims deserve justice after being harmed by others. It is up to you to prove that another party is to blame for your accident. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time. A skilled legal team can analyze your accident and help you determine the most appropriate steps moving forward.
Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyers
Our Atlanta personal injury attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have several decades of experience helping victims collect the compensation they deserve for medical treatment, lost wages, and more. These accidents can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should have a knowledgeable attorney on your side who can help you achieve compensation for a wide array of aspects. Our attorneys are here to help you navigate the legal system for the first time.
Our team has helped countless victims hold wrongdoers accountable so they can get the justice they deserve for devastating accidents. If you sustained injuries in a collision, due to the actions of another driver, contact our personal injury attorneys in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to see how we can help 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.