Augusta, GA (November 14, 2022) – Two vehicles were involved in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Augusta on the night of Sunday, November 13.
According to Richmond County officials, the accident happened at 9 p.m. at the intersection of Washington Road and Alexander Drive. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. It is believed that one of the drivers involved in the accident was injured. The party was rushed to the hospital by ambulance, though their condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic at the intersection until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured driver with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Being involved in a car accident in Georgia is a life-changing event that many people face each year. Hundreds of thousands of people are actually injured in car accidents throughout the state every year. In just 2020 alone, in fact, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that 125,000 people were hurt in Georgia car accidents caused by others. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common. In one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
If you or someone you know has been victimized in a car accident, you should be aware of your legal rights. After you have sought medical attention for your injuries, speaking with an Augusta car accident attorney is in your best interests. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, including the following:
- Gathering necessary evidence in your claim
- Helping you to meet deadlines that are required of you
- Answering any Georgia legal questions that you may have
You should be prepared to speak with an Augusta personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you get back on your feet after an accident that is not your fault. We understand the ins and outs of Georgia accident law and will help you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward compensation for the damages that you deserve. These include medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Augusta at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do for you.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
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.