Jonesboro, GA (July 22, 2021) – At 6 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, July 22, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Jonesboro.
According to police, the accident happened at the intersection of North McDonough Street and Johnson Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time. This caused the vehicles to forcefully collide, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were injured in the crash. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Georgia every year. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were injured in these accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to a wide array of reasons. These accidents happen due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a dedicated attorney.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. Those injured in Georgia car accidents may be left feeling alone and confused, especially if they have suffered from serious injuries. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. These injuries are sometimes so serious that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options. It is important that you speak with a Georgia car accident attorney that you can trust at this time. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Georgia car accidents at www.attorneykennugent.com.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 for more information on 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.