Duluth, GA (July 24, 2021) – At 12:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, July 24, a car crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Duluth.
According to Gwinnett County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Steve Reynolds Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway when one or more lost control, causing a forceful chain-reaction collision. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the crash and taken to local hospitals.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes until police were able to fully clear the scene.
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
Highways are some of the most common places for car accidents in the entire state of Georgia. Each year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of Georgia, with a large percentage of these accidents happening on major highways. These collisions land hundreds of thousands of victims in the hospital every single year. Car accidents are actually one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state every year. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident due to the negligence of another party, you have options. It is crucial that you speak with a dedicated accident attorney in your time of need.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. This is why victims are urged to reach out to a Georgia car accident attorney as soon as possible after a serious car accident. These accidents can have a huge impact on your life, especially if you have suffered from serious injuries. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have suffered injuries in a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a dedicated Georgia personal injury attorney.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time. We will help you work toward justice and compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. You should never have to stand alone after an accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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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.