Atlanta, GA (November 21, 2020) – Around 6:00 a.m. on Saturday morning, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
Atlanta Police confirmed that the accident took place in the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 around the area of Cleveland Avenue. The accident allegedly involved two vehicles. One of the vehicles, identified as a sedan, sustained severe damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other responders with the Fulton County Police Department and fire rescue were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were either treated at the scene by medical staff or transported via ambulance and hospitalized as a result of the accident.
The roadway was blocked in numerous lanes following the crash.
The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing, and police advised drivers to use an alternate route while they collected evidence at the scene.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Highway Accidents in Georgia
Highways are dangerous zones where many serious collisions take place each year. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents occur in the entirety of Georgia due to the negligence of others. These accidents take place due to many different negligent reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more.
In the blink of an eye, your life could be temporarily or permanently altered due to a collision that is not your fault. It is essential that you have legal help on your side every step of the way when it comes to your claim.
Many people are severely injured due to Georgia car accidents every single year. These accidents lead to many types of injuries such as whiplash, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. Victims will typically spend an extended period of time in the hospital as a result of serious injuries, as well as miss out on time at work and their favorite activities. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, you should always be prepared to speak with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney who has the resources necessary to help you when you need it the most.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our Georgia accident attorneys are here to help you through one of the most distressing times in your life following a collision. We have helped many victims and families move forward and are dedicated to every aspect of your claim. You should never have to stand alone as you work toward compensation following an accident that is not your fault. We will assist you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options you have.
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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.