Stockbridge, GA (October 16, 2021) – At 12:15 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, October 16, a car accident with injuries occurred in Stockbridge.
According to Henry County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 224, Hudson Bridge Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a collision with each other due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The crash was so severe that it blocked two left lanes of traffic in the area, which led to delays.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Georgia every year. These accidents send hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital every year. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents caused by the negligence of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common and dangerous. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye due to the outright reckless acts of others. Some of the most common reasons include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. Because of this, you may need the dedicated help of a Stockbridge car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have suffered from serious injuries as a result. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. They might also cause you to miss out on time in the workplace for a period of time. It is important that you speak with a Stockbridge personal injury attorney that you can trust after an accident.
Stockbridge Car Accident Attorneys
Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down. Because of this, our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys are here for you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please contact an accident attorney in Stockbridge at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can assist 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.