Lawrenceville, GA (February 23, 2021) – At 5:39 a.m. on Tuesday morning, February 23, a car accident took place at an intersection in Lawrenceville.
According to the Gwinnett Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Oakland Road and Old Norcross Road. The accident allegedly involved two vehicles, which collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions have not yet been released.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for some time, which led to delays until police cleared 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
Out of the hundreds of thousands of collisions that occur in the state of Georgia every year, many take place at intersections. Millions of intersection-related accidents take place at intersections every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. When drivers are speeding and driving distracted, they are more likely to breeze through an intersection. Being hurt in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should have an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a Georgia car accident may be the most complicated thing that you have ever endured. You will likely have a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of compensation will you be able to receive for your claim? What deadlines will you be required to meet? When should you speak with the insurance company and what should you say? These are questions that you will be able to answer with the help of a Georgia personal injury attorney.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our skilled and compassionate attorneys are here to help you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how challenging the aftermath of a car accident can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, therapy costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a Georgia accident attorney that you can trust at (888) 579-1790.
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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.