Lithia Springs, GA (May 3, 2021) – At 7 a.m. on the morning of Monday, May 3, a tractor-trailer accident occurred on a highway in Lithia Springs.
According to officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Thornton Road. A tractor-trailer and one or more passenger vehicles collided with each other in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized with injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Truck accidents are some of the most life-altering accidents that happen on Georgia roads every year. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 110,000 people were seriously injured as a result of truck accidents within the state. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Truck drivers are some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still occur in the blink of an eye.
Many individuals are seriously injured in Georgia truck accidents every year. An assortment of parties could be liable for these accidents including truck drivers, trucking companies, manufacturers, and more. These claims can be entirely complex, leaving you with a variety of questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. Because of this, it is essential that you seek the help of a Georgia personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here for you in your dire time of need. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after you have suffered from immense harm as a result of a truck accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation to cover a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 for the help you deserve.
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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.