Canton, GA (October 17, 2020) – Around 4:54 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, October 17, a car crash with injuries occurred in Canton.
Cherokee County officials confirmed that the crash took place in the southbound lanes of I-575 around Sixes Road. The crash occurred when multiple vehicles collided with one another in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved. Police did not confirm how many were involved in total.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they helped those with injuries. The injured victims were immediately taken to the hospital for treatment.
The left lane of traffic was blocked on the highway for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads where a wide array of serious accidents take place every day in Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place due to the negligence of others. Hundreds of victims are taken to area hospitals every year in the state of Georgia. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel helpless and alone. It is imperative that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
Georgia car accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. These accidents lead to many different serious injuries and cause injured individuals to spend time in the hospital as they work on their recovery. On top of that, many victims will have to miss time at work, which can affect them on financial levels. If you have suffered a car accident and wonder where you can turn, it is important that you speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of an accident that took place due to the outright reckless acts of another party. With years of experience and the resources you need to move forward, we can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. You should never have to stand alone. 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.