Menlo, GA (May 22, 2020) – Last evening, May 21, the Georgia State Patrol assisted at the scene of a DUI accident that took place on a major roadway in Menlo.
Though few details are known regarding the accident, police have confirmed that three vehicles were involved in the collision that was caused by a drunk driver.
The accident took place on a stretch of GA-48. Numerous emergency responders were called to the scene and assisted multiple victims with minor injuries. All are expected to make a recovery.
The roadway was closed down in the area for a short period of time and it is believed that at least one arrest was made.
No further details have been provided but the investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Between 2003 and 2012, approximately 3,699 people were killed and many others were injured in Georgia DUI accidents due to the negligence of others. DUI accidents are often severe due to the fact that drunk drivers may be speeding and engaging in other reckless acts when these accidents occur. When a driver gets behind the wheel of a car while they are intoxicated, it can lead to incredibly severe results. It is important that injured victims seek the help of a Georgia car accident attorney as they work toward results in their personal injury claim.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys in Georgia have aggressively fought to protect victim’s rights after DUI accidents. These accidents are often devastating and can leave victims in a challenging position, especially when they know that another party is at fault. You have many rights and protections under the law. Please contact an accident attorney to find out what options you have 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.