Athens, GA (April 7, 2021) – At noon on Tuesday afternoon, April 6, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Athens.
According to the University of Georgia Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Baxter Street and Hull Street. Two or more vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One driver received abrasions and other injuries as a result of the accident. They are expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
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
Intersections are some of the most dangerous places on Georgia roads. Millions of intersection-related accidents occur every year in the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others throughout the country. When drivers are speeding or driving distracted, they could breeze through an intersection in the blink of an eye. This can lead to a severe collision that results in injuries. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.
Many people are injured in Georgia car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Some of the most severe injuries that result from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and more. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, you should speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.attorneykennugent.com.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious collisions over the years. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should never stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for 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.