Lithonia, GA (October 29, 2021) – At 5:02 a.m. on the morning of Friday, October 29, an injury accident occurred at an intersection in Lithonia.
According to local officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Covington Highway and Lithonia Industrial Boulevard. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection simultaneously, colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively 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 in the collision. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, almost all lanes of traffic were blocked at the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
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. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the outright reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in a variety of areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright recklessness of other drivers. It is up to you as an injured party to show that another party is at fault for your accident. You should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your dire time of need.
Being hurt in a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Because of this, you should have the dedicated help of a Lithonia 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 in your accident. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you have options and should speak with a Lithonia personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
Lithonia Car Accident Attorneys
Our knowledgeable accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Lithonia at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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.