Ringgold, GA (October 3, 2021) – At 11 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, October 3, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Ringgold.
According to Catoosa County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 350. Two pickup trucks were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles flipped over the median barrier and went into the grassy median. The vehicle sustained severe front-end damages.
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 accident, though their conditions are not yet known. The parties were rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time in Georgia, it is estimated that over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents. This means that hundreds of people are hospitalized due to injuries caused by these accidents every single week. Car accidents occur in the blink of an eye on Georgia highways, even though they can typically be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. You may have questions that only a Ringgold car accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated Ringgold personal injury lawyer.
Ringgold Car Accident Attorneys
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways, which is why our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you. We understand how difficult and traumatic it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Speaking with an attorney can put you on the right path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone after being hurt in a collision. Please contact an accident attorney in Ringgold at (888) 579-1790 for more information on 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.