Decatur, GA (August 23, 2020) – Around 7 p.m. this evening, a serious car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Decatur.
According to DeKalb County officials, the collision happened in the northbound lanes of The Perimeter around the area of Glenwood Road. Police have not yet confirmed how many vehicles were involved or the circumstances leading up to the crash but it is believed that multiple vehicles were involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. It is not known how many were injured or their conditions.
The accident was so severe that it blocked two right lanes and caused delays in the area for a period of time.
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
A large percentage of the collision that happen on Georgia roads every year happen on highways. Hundreds of thousands of these collisions lead to serious injuries, many of which will lead to hospitalizations. Some of the most common injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. It can be a long road to recovery after an accident, which is why it is important that you have a skilled attorney on your side every step of the way.
It is not always easy to move forward after an accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be forever changed by an accident caused by another party. Luckily, there are ways to hold parties liable for an accident that is not your fault. This is especially true if your accident took place due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have suffered injuries in an accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you speak with a Georgia car accident attorney in your time of need.
Our personal injury attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you every step of the way after an accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have many rights to compensation for a variety of aspects after a collision. If you are feeling helpless and alone, you should know that this is normal. However, with the help of an attorney, you can move forward knowing your rights are being protected. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia immediately at (888) 579-1790 as soon as possible.
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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.