Atlanta, GA (January 20, 2021) – At 12:49 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, January 20, a car crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
Atlanta officials confirmed that the accident took place when multiple vehicles collided in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Moores Mill Road. Few details have been released but it is believed that multiple vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
All lanes of traffic were closed in the area for a short period of time but the roadway was quickly cleared.
The investigation into 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
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of car accidents in the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were injured due to car accidents. These accidents happen due to many different reasons on our major highways including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a car accident, it is important that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.
Many serious injuries result from Georgia car accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries can sometimes be so severe that victims are forced to endure time recovering in the hospital, as well as miss out on time in the workplace. Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down and leave you with a variety of questions. This is why it is especially crucial that you have the help of a Georgia personal injury attorney on your side.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents over the years. We believe that you have a variety of options under Georgia law and will stand by your side to provide you with the resources you need to move forward. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. 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.