Decatur, GA (September 15, 2020) – Around 7 p.m. this evening, September 15, a two-vehicle collision took place on a highway in Decatur.
DeKalb County authorities were dispatched to the scene of the accident, which took place in the eastbound lanes of The Perimeter in the area of Flat Shoals Road. The accident occurred when a white SUV and a black SUV collided. The black SUV was turned around in traffic and had severe damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted those injured as a result of the collision. The extent of the injuries is not yet known but one or more were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The right lane of traffic was blocked for an extended period of time. This led to delays in the area for several hours.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
In one week’s time, hundreds of people are injured in Georgia car accidents due to the negligence of others. Many of these individuals will be hospitalized as a result of collisions. Some of the most common injuries that result from Georgia car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. Those who have been injured in a car accident might have an array of questions, which is why it is important to seek the help of an accident attorney.
Speaking with a Georgia car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make when it comes to your claim. An attorney will be able to ensure that you are meeting all deadlines in your claim, gather the evidence that is needed to make your claim, and many other aspects that are important when it comes to your case. Your life could be forever changed as a result of a car accident. If you have suffered harm and you wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to help you after you have suffered harm as the result of an accident. We will aggressively fight to protect your rights against a party who has caused you harm. We believe that you should never be liable for financial aspects after an accident that was caused by another party. If you have suffered harm, it is important to act quickly to retain legal help. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney 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.