Decatur, GA (September 22, 2020) – Around 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning, September 22, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries took place in Decatur.
Though few details have been released regarding the collision, it is believed that two or more vehicles collided in the southbound lanes of The Perimeter near the area of Flat Shoals Road. Police believe that one of the involved vehicles lost control, slamming into the other vehicles. All of the involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. They assisted those with injuries, though the identities and conditions of the involved parties are not yet known.
The left lane of traffic was blocked for some time following the accident. This led to delays in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Hundreds of thousands of victims are injured every year in Georgia car accidents. In just one recent year, in fact, approximately 116,000 people were injured as a result of these accidents. Most car accidents occur when at least one driver was disobeying the rules of the road. If you have been injured in one of these collisions, it is almost certain that you will spend time in the hospital or away from work as you recover. Because of this, it is important that you have a skilled attorney by your side so that you can bring a successful personal injury claim in your time of need.
Being injured in a car accident is something that nobody ever expects the moment that they get behind the wheel of a car. Unfortunately, it is a reality for far too many victims every single year in the state of Georgia. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down after a collision that was caused by another party. You should never stand alone during these challenging times. It is important that you speak with a Georgia car accident attorney as soon as possible when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to help you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. We understand that it can be overwhelming to move forward, especially when you are unfamiliar with the legal system. Nobody ever expects to become injured in a car accident but, when this does occur, you may wonder what options you have moving forward. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help 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.