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June 15, 2022

Acworth, GA – Red Alert Issued After Serious Truck Accident on I-75

Acworth, GA (June 15, 2022) – Around 7:46 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, June 15, a serious truck accident with injuries led to injuries and a red alert in Acworth. 

According to local officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 273, Wade Green Road. A large truck was traveling in the area when it became involved in an accident with at least one other truck. The initial truck sustained front-end damage as a result of the collision. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals in Acworth, though their conditions are not yet known. 

Due to the severity of the collision, a red alert was issued in the area for some time. All lanes of traffic were blocked and police urged those traveling through to use Highway 41 as an alternate route. 

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. 

Our thoughts are with the parties who sustained injuries in this accident. We hope for their full recovery. 

Truck Accidents in Georgia

Georgia sees more tractor-trailers on its road than many other states in the U.S. Tractor-trailers are known for being some of the largest vehicles on our roads throughout the entire state. This means that, in the event of an accident, they are capable of causing some of the most extensive harm. Truck drivers spend a long period of time on our roads, which means that they sometimes engage in reckless acts, including the following: 

  • Distracted driving, such as texting and driving
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Speeding
  • Falling asleep at the wheel

If you have been seriously injured in a truck accident that is not your fault, it is important that you have the help of an attorney on your side that you can trust. 

Many individuals wonder where they can turn after a truck accident, which is why it is important that they speak with an Acworth truck accident attorney as soon as possible. A truck accident lawyer will be able to handle the complex aspects of a truck accident. These accident claims can become incredibly complicated in nature, as there are many rules and regulations that truck drivers and companies must abide by. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents and wonder what options you have, you should speak with an Acworth personal injury attorney. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after a truck accident that is not your fault. Truck drivers are supposed to do whatever they can to ensure that the roads are kept safe from accidents. However, this does not always occur and accidents sometimes happen in the blink of an eye. We are here to help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a truck accident attorney in Acworth at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you in your time of need. 

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.