Calhoun, GA (April 7, 2021) – On Wednesday afternoon, April 7, a tractor-trailer crash occurred at an intersection in Calhoun.
According to Gordon County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of North Wall Street and Henderson Bend Road. Two vehicles collided with each other at the intersection, one of which was a tractor-trailer. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were hospitalized as a result of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Because trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, they are capable of causing immense harm in the event of an accident. Truck drivers are some of the safest drivers on our roads but this does not mean that all truck accidents will be prevented. Because truck drivers spend long periods of time on our roads, accidents are bound to happen due to distracted driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
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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.