McDonough, GA (November 11, 2021) – At 3:56 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, November 11, a motorcycle accident with injuries occurred in McDonough.
According to local police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of GA-20 around the area of the Russell Road intersection. A school bus was traveling in the area when it suddenly struck a motorcyclist who was making a turn at the intersection. The motorcycle was badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The motorcycle rider was able to get up and walk around but sustained injuries in the accident. The victim was hospitalized but their condition is not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads when it comes to accidents. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Hundreds of people are killed and thousands are injured in motorcycle accidents every year in the state of Georgia. In 2018 alone, it was reported that approximately 154 people were killed in motorcycle accidents due to the negligence of others. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in one of these accidents, you may be feeling alone and confused. Luckily, you have a variety of options moving forward. It is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need after a fatal accident.
Losing a loved one in a fatal motorcycle 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 McDonough motorcycle accident attorney on your side as you move forward. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have suffered from serious injuries or lost someone close to you. Speaking with a dedicated McDonough personal injury attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make as you move forward.
McDonough Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have been hurt or suffered the enormous loss of a loved one in a motorcycle crash. We understand how overwhelming a motorcycle accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. 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 are here for you every step of the way. Please contact an accident attorney in McDonough at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.