Hoschton, GA (February 23, 2021) – At 10 a.m. on Tuesday morning, February 23, a tractor-trailer accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Hoschton.
According to Atlanta officials, the accident took place at the intersection of GA-211 and Freeman Johnson Road. Few details have been released but it is believed that a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle entered the intersection at the same time. The involved vehicles were damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Only one lane of traffic was open in the area, which led to slight delays for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing catastrophic damages and injuries in the event of an accident. In just one year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 110,000 people were injured due to these accidents. Truck accidents occur in the blink of an eye and lead to severe injuries at times. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, it is important that you have the help of an accident attorney.
Truck drivers are supposed to be some of the safest drivers on our roads but this does not mean that all truck accidents will be prevented. These accidents still continue to happen every year due to reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a Georgia truck accident, you may be feeling both helpless and alone following a collision. It is important that you act quickly so that you can retain the help you deserve during this difficult time of need. You should speak with a Georgia personal injury attorney immediately.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you after you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in a crash that is not your fault, 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.