Tucker, GA (May 11, 2022) – At 8:26 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, May 11, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Tucker.
According to DeKalb County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of exit 37, Lavista Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling on the highway when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed away.
Several local responders, including paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The parties, who have not yet been identified, were treated at the scene and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment.
Two left lanes of traffic were affected as a result of the accident. This led to delays in the area until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
We offer our thoughts to those who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Though car accidents happen every day, we never fully mentally prepare ourselves for one until it happens. Your life could be turned upside-down within seconds after you have been involved in a car accident in Georgia. This is a reality that thousands of people face every month in Georgia. In fact, in one recent year, over 125,000 people sustained injuries as a result of car accidents within the state. Being hurt in a car accident can leave you feeling helpless and alone because bringing a claim can feel a lot like a waiting game. As you wait for the results you deserve, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
You have experienced a car accident and you know how devastating it can be. Because of this, you should speak with a skilled Tucker car accident attorney who is able to handle your claim from start to finish. It is a mistake to believe that handling a claim on your own is in your best interests. An attorney can help you with the following aspects so that you do not have to worry about them on your own:
- Help you gather necessary evidence against the involved parties
- Help you build your claim from the very beginning
- Make sure that you have healed from your injuries and are ready to handle the effect of an accident on your future life
- Meet deadlines that are required along the way
If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should speak with a Tucker personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party. We understand how overwhelmed you are likely feeling during these difficult times. Our attorneys will make sure that you receive the compensation that you need to get back on your feet during one of the most challenging times in your life. We are here for you during every step of the process. Please contact a car accident attorney in Tucker at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
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.