Atlanta, GA (June 10, 2021) – At 4:30 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, June 10, a three-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of the Peachtree Battle Avenue overpass. At the time, police confirmed that a Dodge pickup truck was traveling south when it was suddenly rear-ended by a Hyundai. The pickup truck then continued forward where it ran into a barrier wall. A third vehicle, identified as another pickup truck, struck a piece of debris that was left on the road due to the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The unidentified driver of the Hyundai was taken to the hospital with critical injuries. The two other drivers of the pickup trucks were hospitalized with minor injuries.
Due to the severity of the crash, a large portion of the roadway was blocked until police were able to clear the scene.
Police continue their investigation into the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Millions of car accidents occur throughout the entire U.S. every single year, leading to significant injuries to those involved. In just one recent year’s time in the state of Georgia, over 116,000 people were injured in hundreds of thousands of car accidents throughout the state. These accidents happen every single year due to a wide array of reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. It is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. If you can successfully do this, you can move forward with a personal injury claim. This is why you should seek the immediate help of a legal advocate in your time of need.
Many victims are seriously injured as a result of Georgia car accidents every single year. Some of the most common injuries that stem from car accidents throughout the state include spinal cord injuries, organ damage, paralysis, burns, TBIs, and more. These accidents can range from minor to severe in nature, sometimes landing victims in the hospital or causing them to miss out on time in the workplace. You have many options after a car accident, which is why you should never move forward without the help of a Georgia personal injury attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.attorneykennugent.com.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a Georgia car accident that was caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer a helping hand as you navigate the legal system. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 for more information on your available options.
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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.