Atlanta, GA (February 22, 2021) – Around 3:43 a.m. on the morning of Monday, February 22, a car accident took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Fulton County officials, the accident took place in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Bolton Road. Few details have been released regarding the circumstances of the crash but it is believed that multiple vehicles collided in the area. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized with injuries, though their conditions are not known at this time.
All lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those traveling through to use James Jackson Parkway as an alternate route.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places in the entire state of Georgia. In just one year’s time, tens of thousands of people are injured as a result of car accidents on Georgia highways. These areas are prone to severe accidents due to the fact that drivers tend to drive at high speeds on our highways and also engage in reckless acts. Being injured in any type of accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an accident attorney after an accident caused by another party.
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. This is why you should always speak with a Georgia car accident who can answer many questions you have along the way. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will help you prove that another party is liable for your accident? Will your case be settled or will it go all the way to trial? These are questions that you will be able to answer with a Georgia personal injury attorney on your side.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout Georgia over the years. We believe that you should always have the help of an attorney on your side who has handled Georgia car accidents in the past. Speaking with an attorney can help you navigate the legal system and work toward the compensation you deserve in your time of need. Please contact a Georgia accident attorney 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.