Columbus, GA (October 16, 2020) – Early Friday morning, October 16, a car crash took place at an intersection in Columbus that led to injuries.
The accident, according to the Columbus Police Department, took place at the intersection of Veterans Parkway and Airport Thruway. The accident involved two or more vehicles, which were both extensively damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were hospitalized, though the extent of their injuries is not yet known.
A section of the roadway was blocked as a result of the accident. Police urged those traveling through the area to use alternate routes.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in Georgia. In just one hour’s time, in fact, approximately 70 car accidents take place within the state. Though these accidents can happen virtually anywhere, intersections are some of the most popular places. These accidents lead to millions of injuries every year within the U.S. Intersections are known for being dangerous because drivers tend to be distracted and engage in reckless acts in these areas.
Georgia car accidents happen due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. These accidents lead to many different types of injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. If you have suffered injuries as a result of a car accident, you may spend time in the hospital or away from work. This can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should seek the immediate help of a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to support you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming these accidents can be and the enormous impact that they can have on your life. Being injured in a car accident can affect you in many ways, which is why you should have the dedicated and knowledgeable help of an attorney who can assist you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help 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.