Ringgold, GA (August 1, 2020) – Around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Ringgold.
Catoosa County authorities responded to the scene of the collision after the driver of a vehicle lost control at the intersection of Three Notch Road and Mel McDaniel Road. Police are not sure what led to the single-vehicle collision but confirmed that multiple parties were injured as a result.
Due to the severity of the accident, numerous emergency responders were present at the scene of the accident. A medical helicopter was called to the scene to assist one or more seriously injured victims. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Whether an accident involves one vehicle or several vehicles, intersections are known for posing one of the largest dangers to those on our roads. In one year, millions of victims are injured in these horrific accidents that take place due to the negligence of others. In fact, in one recent year in the U.S., it was reported that over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of others. Many intersection accidents can be prevented but continue to take place when a driver engages in distracted driving, intoxicated driving, speeding, and many other aspects. Being injured in a car accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life.
If you have been injured in a serious Georgia car accident, it is important that you understand you have a wide array of options on your side. No amount of money can take back the fact that you had to endure an accident that led to extensive harm and pain. However, it can help you move forward during one of the most stressful experiences of your life. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. It is important that you have a skilled personal injury attorney on your side every step of the way.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our Georgia accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those involved in serious collisions. We understand how difficult it can be to navigate the legal system if you are unfamiliar with it and Georgia laws. Our attorneys are well-versed in these aspects and will help you every step of the way. The aftermath of a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced but you have options every step of the way. It is important to have a legal advocate on your side. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.