Sandy Springs, GA (December 20, 2021) – At 8:27 a.m. on the morning of Monday, December 20, a box truck accident occurred on a highway in Sandy Springs.
According to officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of GA-400 around the area of Glenridge Connector. A box truck was traveling in the area when it collided with one or more passenger vehicles due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the right lane of traffic. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles that navigate Georgia roads. Because of this, they are capable of causing some of the most extensive harm in the event of an accident. Georgia is no stranger to these horrific accidents, which occur in the blink of an eye. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Truck accident claims are known for being some of the most complex claims in Georgia. Many parties could be at fault for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
If you have been seriously injured in a truck accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a truck accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. You should always have the assistance of a Sandy Springs truck accident lawyer on your side during these difficult times. Truck drivers spend a long period of time on our roads every day. Because of this, they are more likely to drive distracted or fall asleep at the wheel, causing a severe accident. You have options if you have been hurt in a truck accident. This is why you should have the assistance of a Sandy Springs personal injury lawyer on your side.
Sandy Springs Truck Accident Attorneys
Our experienced attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after a Georgia truck accident has turned your life upside-down. 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 a truck accident. Many parties could be at fault for your accident, which is why you should seek immediate help. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Sandy Springs 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.