Atlanta, GA (February 28, 2021) – At 11:42 p.m. on Sunday night, February 28, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on an Atlanta highway.
According to the DeKalb County Police Department, the crash happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Pleasantdale Road. It is believed that two or more vehicles lost control, causing a serious chain-reaction crash in the area. The vehicles involved were extensively damaged.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the area. Injured victims were taken to the hospital by EMTs.
Due to the severity of the accident, a red alert was issued in the area and all lanes of traffic were blocked. This led to delays for some time.
The investigation into the collision continues.
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 car accidents happen in the state of Georgia due to the negligence of others. Though these accidents can happen virtually anywhere, highways are some of the most common places for collisions. These accidents happen at high speeds and involve many vehicles in a variety of cases, which is why they tend to be so harmful and catastrophic. Being injured in a highway-related crash can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, which is why you should always have a skilled legal advocate on your side.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Georgia car accident on their own. However, if you have been faced with this reality, you may be struggling to come to terms with your injuries and meet the bills that pile up against you. This is why you should always have the dedicated help of a Georgia personal injury attorney who can answer any questions that you have regarding your claim. This is one of the best decisions that you can make as you move forward.
It can be challenging to face a Georgia car accident, which is why our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you. We understand how difficult it can be to balance your physical healing and the bills that continue to pile up against you. Because of this, you should have a dedicated accident attorney on your side who has handled claims like yours in the past. We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Please 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.