Atlanta, GA (September 18, 2021) – At 9:33 p.m. on Friday night, September 17, a trooper was injured in a car accident on a roadway in Atlanta.
According to Georgia State Patrol officials, the accident occurred on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Troopers started a pursuit with a vehicle when the cruiser, the suspect vehicle, and one other vehicle collided due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The trooper, as well as two other people, were injured in the collision. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. There were delays in the area until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
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 throughout the state of Georgia. In just one recent year, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents within the state. Car accidents are actually one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state. These accidents happen due to many different reasons on our major roads including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. You may wonder where you can turn, which is why you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a car accident can leave you feeling helpless and alone. You may have questions that you can only answer when you speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you will be able to answer when you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to assist you. 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. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system for the first time, especially if you are unfamiliar with Georgia accident laws. We will help you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. You should never have to stand alone after an accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.