Decatur, GA (February 23, 2021) – At 5:49 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, February 23, a car accident took place at an intersection in Decatur.
According to the DeKalb County Police Department, the accident took place at the intersection of Columbia Drive and Flat Shoals Parkway. Few details have been released but police confirmed that two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved sustained severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the collision. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area, which led to delays in the area.
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
Millions of intersection accidents take place in the U.S. every single year. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye in the state of Georgia due to reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your accident, you can be successful as you move forward with your claim. It is important that you seek the help of an accident attorney.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Georgia car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of victims face every year within the state. Being hurt in a car accident can leave you feeling helpless and alone, as well as raise many questions. For instance, what types of deadlines you will be required to meet as you move forward with your claim? Will your case be settled or make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance adjuster involved in your case? Speaking with a Georgia personal injury attorney can answer these questions and so many more.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life on physical and financial levels, which is why our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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.