Smyrna, GA (October 4, 2021) – At 8:28 a.m. on the morning of Monday, October 4, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Smyrna.
According to Atlanta officials, the accident happened at the intersection of South Atlanta Road and Hawthorne Avenue. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time. This caused the vehicles to forcefully collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout Georgia, sending hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital every single year. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are among the most common. Millions of intersection-related accidents actually happen every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to negligent reasons. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. It is up to you as an injured party to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Being hurt in a car accident can impact your life in many ways. Because of this, you should never delay when it comes to speaking with a Smyrna car accident lawyer. An attorney can help you in a variety of ways, especially if you have sustained life-altering injuries in a collision. Some of these injuries include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. Injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a Smyrna personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
Smyrna Car Accident Attorneys
Our skilled accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after an accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a variety of aspects. These include medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney in Smyrna at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.