Summerville, GA (October 21, 2020) – Around 10 p.m. on Wednesday evening, October 21, a motorcycle crash with injuries occurred in Summerville.
Chattooga County officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Silver Hill Road and Ben Mosley Circle when two vehicles collided with each other. One of the vehicles was identified as a sedan while the other was identified as a motorcycle.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to assist at the scene of the accident. They assisted the motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, with their injuries. He was transported to the hospital for treatment of his injuries.
The driver of the vehicle that struck the motorcyclist failed to yield. He admitted to drinking alcohol before driving. It is not known if he was charged for the accident.
The roadway was 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.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have few protections from harm. Approximately 14% of fatal accidents in the state of Georgia involved motorcycles in one recent year. The aftermath of a motorcycle accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever faced. If you have suffered immense harm and believe that another party is to blame, it is essential that you speak with an accident attorney who can assist you along the way.
Georgia motorcycle accidents happen more and more every year due to the fact that many motorcyclists are registering their vehicles for the first time. After you have been injured in a collision caused by another party, you may wonder how you can move forward. It is imperative that you have the dedicated help of a personal injury attorney by your side. As you meet deadlines and gather evidence that can be used in your claim, you should have an attorney by your side who can assist you along the way.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of many victims involved in motorcycle accidents and beyond. We understand how difficult it can be to get back on your feet after an accident, especially one that was caused by another party. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia 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.