Clayton, GA (July 31, 2020) – Around 4 p.m. on July 29, a two-vehicle accident with injuries took place on a highway in Clayton.
The Rabun County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that the collision took place on US-23 when two vehicles, identified as a Dodge Ram and a Honda Accord, collided with one another. The Honda allegedly struck the rear end of the Dodge as it was attempting to make a turn.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. Rabun County EMS transported one person, who has not yet been identified, to Mountain Lakes Medical Center.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the highway for a period of time. Police quickly cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Rear-end accidents can range anywhere from minor fender-benders to severe collisions at top speeds that lead to serious results. In just one year’s time, over 116,000 people were injured in these accidents, with many of these accidents taking place on our major highways. Rear-end accidents are some of the most common and yet catastrophic accidents that lead to injuries in Georgia each year. Some of the most common types of injuries resulting from these accidents include whiplash, concussions, broken bones, and many other injuries that can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. Many victims are hospitalized following a collision, which means that they could face a wide array of damages that they were not prepared for.
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