Perry, GA (October 6, 2021) – At 10:35 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, October 6, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Perry.
According to the Dooly County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Warner Robins. Police suddenly entered into a chase with a driver who refused to stop for them. The chase continued for an extended period of time until the driver attempted to exit the Interstate. The driver started to exceed approximately 100 miles per hour when he struck a passenger vehicle and did not stop. He then struck two other passenger vehicles near Margie Drive.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The civilian drivers in the passenger vehicles were all reportedly injured but they are expected to be okay.
When police finally stopped the fleeing driver, they found a large amount of marijuana and a handgun.
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 are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia every single year. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents caused by negligent parties. In just one recent year, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to negligent acts. These accidents happen in many areas but highways are known for being some of the most common places for collisions. Some of the most common reasons for collisions on highways include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a Perry car accident attorney that you can trust. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling alone and confused. This is why you should speak with a dedicated Perry personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Perry Car Accident Attorneys
Our knowledgeable accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. We are here for you every step of the way as you work toward results. Please contact an accident attorney in Perry at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you.
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.