Woodstock, GA (March 18, 2023) – A head-on crash with serious injured took place on a highway in Woodstock on the evening of Saturday, March 18.
According to Cherokee County officials, the accident happened around 7:30 p.m. on I-575 around the area of mile marker 19. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when one entered the opposite lane of traffic, causing them to collide with one another in a severe head-on crash. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and debris was strewn across the highway in the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Multiple victims sustained serious injuries in the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic in the area for some time after the collision. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents in Georgia have become more common than ever before within the state. Every year, hundreds of thousands of individuals are hurt in Georgia car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents take on many forms but some of the most catastrophic are head-on collisions. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5% of car accidents were deemed head-on crashes. These accidents are not common but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic damages and injuries. If you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
You may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own after a car accident. Speaking with a Woodstock car accident attorney can help you answer these questions and so many others. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines do you need to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Woodstock personal injury attorney on your side.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident in Georgia. We want you to know that you never have to stand alone after a Georgia car accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. These include the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Woodstock at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do for 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, 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.
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