Atlanta, GA (October 29, 2020) – Around 10:55 a.m. on Thursday morning, October 29, a red alert was issued following a car accident in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta authorities, the accident took place in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Shallowford Road. The accident took place when multiple vehicles collided with each other on the highway, leading to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to area hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, all lanes of traffic were closed down in the area for some time. Police urged those traveling through to avoid and use Buford Highway as alternate routes.
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 on our roads where hundreds of thousands of people are injured every year. A large percentage of people injured in car accidents will be injured and hospitalized as a result of their accidents. The truth is, many of these accidents can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them and avoid reckless acts on our roads. If you have been injured in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, it is important that you have the help of an attorney by your side.
Being injured in a Georgia car accident can affect your life in many ways, especially if you have been faced with life-altering injuries. Some of the most common injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident, you should always have the skilled help of a Georgia personal injury attorney to help you.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here for you after an accident that has turned your life upside-down. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused by another party. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.