Fort Oglethorpe, GA (December 2, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a two-vehicle collision that took place on a highway in Fort Oglethorpe on the afternoon of Thursday, December 1.
Police confirmed that the accident happened around 4:24 p.m. at the intersection of Battlefield Parkway and Lakeshore Drive. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time. The two vehicles, identified as a black SUV and a black pickup truck, were involved in a rear-end accident with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. Several parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have been, unfortunately, increasing on our roads over recent years in the state of Georgia. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Car accidents happen in many places but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., it is estimated that over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place, leading to injuries in many victims. Georgia is no stranger to these accidents, though they can often be prevented. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. Luckily, with the help of a Fort Oglethorpe car accident attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. There are many serious injuries that stem from car accidents at intersections in Georgia, which include the following:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time at work. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should speak with a Fort Oglethorpe personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that was caused by another party’s negligence, which is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Fort Oglethorpe at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do for 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.