Atlanta, GA (October 5, 2020) – Around 7:14 a.m. on Monday morning, October 5, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Atlanta.
Atlanta Police confirmed that the collision occurred at the intersection of North Avenue and Spring Street. Though the circumstances of the collision are not entirely known, it is believed that two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with each other. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims, though they have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the accident, numerous lanes were blocked in the area of the intersection. This led to delays for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Hundreds of thousands of people are injured every year in the state of Georgia. These accidents happen in many different areas but one of the most common is at intersections. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the negligence of others involved in these horrific accidents. Many individuals assume that intersection accidents are always minor in nature but this is far from the truth. These accidents are capable of causing catastrophic injuries, which is why you should always have a legal advocate on your side.
Georgia car accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. In the blink of an eye, a driver who is not paying close attention to the roads around them could slam into the back of a vehicle or drive straight through an intersection, causing a severe T-bone accident. These accidents are capable of causing serious injuries that land victims in the hospital for extended periods of time. If you have suffered harm due to a collision and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should always be prepared to speak with a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been injured in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after an accident that is not your fault and will stand by your side as you hold a party liable for their actions. We will help you obtain compensation to cover a wide array of aspects as you attempt to get back on your feet. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help 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.