Atlanta, GA (June 10, 2021) – At 6:40 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, June 10, a car accident with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Auburn Avenue and Piedmont Avenue. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided after entering the intersection at the same time. The vehicles collided forcefully, which caused extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time, which led to delays until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in the state of Georgia due to the negligence of others. Millions of intersection accidents take place every single year in the U.S., with a large percentage of these collisions happening in Georgia. In just one recent year, in fact, approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents happened throughout the U.S. When drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them, intersection-related accidents could occur in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in a car accident and believe that another party is at fault, it is up to you to show that the other party is to blame. You should always have a legal advocate on your side during these challenging times.
Being injured in a Georgia car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, especially if the accident occurred at an intersection. Many individuals wrongfully believe that these accidents are mere fender-benders but this is far from the truth. Many intersection accidents lead to extensive harm and can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to what is happening around them. Some of the most common reasons for intersection accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to assist you every step of the way after a Georgia car accident that was caused by another party. Not only do we have the resources necessary to help you move forward but we can also answer any questions that you have as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will stand by your side and ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options you have at this time.
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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.