Ringgold, GA (November 9, 2021) – On Tuesday morning, November 9, a truck collision with injuries occurred in Ringgold.
According to police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Ringgold Road. A tractor-trailer was traveling in the area when it did not stop in time for traffic, slamming into a passenger vehicle. The truck then drove over the top of the car and dragged it down the highway. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One victim, identified as an adult male, was trapped inside the passenger vehicle and had to be extricated. He was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries but his current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Trucks are known for being some of the largest vehicles on Georgia roads. This means that they are capable of causing immense damage in the event of an accident. Georgia is no stranger to these horrific accidents that occur every year. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were severely injured in truck accidents. Many of these accidents can be prevented when truck drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. It is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. You have options and should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
Being hurt in a truck accident can leave you with a variety of questions. Because of this, you should speak with a Ringgold truck accident lawyer that can help you every step of the way. An attorney can assist you with many aspects of a complex truck accident claim. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries, including some of the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
If you have sustained injuries in a truck accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. This is why you should speak with a dedicated Ringgold personal injury attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Ringgold Truck Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a truck 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. Having an attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial as you work toward compensation to cover many damages. We are here for you every step of the way in your dire time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Ringgold at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.