Decatur, GA (October 29, 2020) – Around 8:55 a.m. on Thursday morning, October 29, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Decatur.
According to DeKalb County Police Department, the accident occurred at the intersection of South Hairston Road and Wesley Chapel Road. The crash took place when two vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted one or more victims with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known.
Numerous lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the intersection for some time, which led to extensive delays.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Intersections are some of the most common places for car accidents in the entire state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a car accident that took place at an intersection, you should always speak with an accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Georgia car accidents lead to many serious injuries each year including whiplash, brain trauma, organ damage, and more. If you have been harmed as a result of an accident, you may wonder what options are available for you as you move forward. Many people speak with a knowledgeable attorney who will be able to answer any questions that they have along the way. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company? What evidence is best for proving your claim? These are important aspects that can play a major role in your case, which is why you should always talk to a personal injury attorney.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to help you after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to come to terms with an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.