Atlanta, GA (April 7, 2021) – At 4:21 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 7, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a major highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of GA-407 around the area of Cascade Road. Multiple vehicles collided when one or more lost control in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were injured and hospitalized as a result of the collision.
The left lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time, which led to extensive damages.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
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 Georgia roads where hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur every year. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that approximately 116,000 people were injured in Georgia car accidents. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to distracted driving, intoxicated driving, speeding, and more. Because drivers are typically traveling at high speeds on our highways, car accidents could occur in the blink of an eye. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of a legal advocate that they can trust in their time of need.
Being injured in a Georgia car accident can have a lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You likely have a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own following your collision. For instance, what types of deadlines are you expected to meet when it comes to your case? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that a Georgia personal injury attorney will be able to answer for you so that you are not left feeling confused and alone.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to help you after you have been harmed in a collision that is not your fault. We will stand by your side and help you navigate the legal system after a collision. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, surgery costs, and more. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do 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.