Atlanta, GA – Big Rig Accident with Injuries on I-75 Near N Ave
Atlanta, GA (July 21, 2022) – Multiple sources reported that a big rig accident with injuries took place in Atlanta on Thursday morning, July 21.
Atlanta officials confirmed that the accident happened at 11:26 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of North Avenue. A big rig was traveling in the northbound lanes of traffic when it collided with a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not entirely known. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damages as a result of the crash.
Several responders, including fire crews and paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were rushed to local hospitals for treatment.
Two center lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but Atlanta Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Being involved in a truck accident is almost always a life-changing event that you may not be prepared for. Though truck accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents, Georgia is no stranger to these horrific and catastrophic collisions. Thousands of people are hurt in Georgia truck accidents each year. In just one recent year throughout the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In many instances, you will be left with severe injuries or fatal results after a truck accident. You should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust soon after an accident.
It can be quite challenging to deal with a truck accident, which is why you should speak with an Atlanta truck accident attorney soon after an accident. Truck accident claims are known for being incredibly severe in nature at times. There are many people who could be at fault for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Manufacturer of truck parts
- Cargo loaders
Moving forward after a truck accident is not always easy to do. Because of this, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after a truck crash that was caused by another party. Proving that another party is at fault for your accident is not always an easy thing to do. You may have questions that only an attorney will be able to answer, which is why we are here for you in your dire time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please do not hesitate to contact a truck accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can help you in your time of need.
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