Lithia Springs, GA (July 24, 2021) – At 5:01 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, July 24, a car accident with injuries occurred in Lithia Springs.
According to local officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Lee Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling on the highway when they suddenly collided due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged due to the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the crash. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, two left lanes of traffic were blocked for some time. This led to delays in the area until police cleared the scene. Officials urged those in the area to use Highway 78 as an alternate route.
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
Car accidents happen every single hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents occur due to the outright reckless acts of others within the state. Out of all the accidents that happen throughout the state every year, over 116,000 lead to serious and life-altering injuries. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye and cause immense harm to those involved, even when most car accidents can be prevented. If you have suffered due to a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own, which is why you should be prepared to speak with a Georgia car accident attorney as soon as possible. This is especially true if you have suffered from severe injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, and more. These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. On top of this, you may not be able to return to the workplace for some time. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should have the dedicated help of a Georgia personal injury lawyer on your side.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our compassionate and knowledgeable attorneys will stand by your side following a collision that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
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.