Macon, GA (June 9, 2021) – At 2:50 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, June 9, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Macon.
According to Bibb County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Riverside Drive and Red Oak Drive. Two vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. The parties are expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in the area but police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places for car accidents but also some of the most common areas when it comes to collisions in Georgia. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. Out of these accidents, a large percentage occurred in Georgia. Being injured in a car accident can turn your life upside-down, which is why you should have the knowledgeable help of a legal advocate on your side.
The aftermath of a Georgia car accident can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. Many injured victims will have a variety of questions as they move forward. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from car accidents at intersections include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should be prepared to speak with a compassionate Georgia personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to assist you after a serious car accident caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming a crash can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation to cover a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. 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.