Atlanta, GA (April 12, 2021) – On Sunday, April 11, a serious motorcycle accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to the Georgia State Patrol, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75. At the time, three vehicles collided with each other. Two of the vehicles were identified as motorcycles. Police believe that a vehicle changed lanes, colliding with the two bikes.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One person was airlifted to the hospital with a variety of serious injuries. Their current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most severe collisions that occur on Georgia roads every year. Motorcyclists have few protections from harm in the event of an accident, which means that they are likely to become catastrophically injured or even lose their lives in an accident. For instance, approximately 260 motorcyclists lost their lives in 2018 alone. If you have suffered harm due to an accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you have the help of an accident attorney on your side.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Georgia motorcycle accident on their own. However, this is the reality that many victims are faced with each year. These accidents happen due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. When a driver is not paying close attention to the roads around them, a collision could occur in the blink of an eye. Facing the aftermath of a motorcycle accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You should always speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney that you can trust after a collision.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have assisted many victims of motorcycle accidents throughout Georgia over the years. We understand how devastating it can be to face the aftermath of an accident and offer our help and resources to you. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs, and so much 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.