Athens, GA (May 3, 2021) – Around 11:34 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, May 2, a car accident happened at an intersection in Athens.
According to the University of Georgia Police Department, the accident occurred at the intersection of College Station Road and Mark Twain Circle. Two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The two drivers were injured in the accident and hospitalized. One had a chest-related injury and the other had a back injury. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
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 common places for car accidents within the entire state of Georgia. Millions of intersection-related accidents take place every year in the entirety of the U.S. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents happened due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in a collision that happened at an intersection, you have options and should seek the immediate help of a legal advocate.
Being injured in a Georgia car accident is one of the most life-altering things that a person could ever endure, which could leave you with a variety of questions. For instance, what types of evidence will you need to gather to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance adjuster in your claim? These are questions that you will be able to answer when you speak with a skilled Georgia personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been injured in a serious car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult the aftermath of a car accident can be. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been injured in a collision, you have a variety of options moving forward. 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.