Atlanta, GA – Box Truck Accident with Injuries in NB Lanes of I-75
Atlanta, GA (September 23, 2022) – One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of a box truck accident that took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police Department officials, the accident happened around 12:42 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 250, 10th Street. A box truck was traveling on the highway in the area when an SUV slammed into the back of it due to reasons that are not entirely known. Other vehicles became involved in the chain-reaction collision, causing extensive damages.
Several local Atlanta responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the accident for some time. This led to delays until the scene was fully cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
We offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Truck accidents continue to be some of the most catastrophic and life-altering accidents that happen in Georgia every single year. In one year’s time in Georgia, between 180 to 230 fatal truck accidents happen in Georgia and many other people are seriously injured. In one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Facing the aftermath of a truck accident can affect your life in many ways. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, which is why you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Moving forward after a truck accident is not always an easy thing to do. After you have sought the medical treatment that you need for your injuries, it is important to speak with a skilled Atlanta truck accident lawyer. Truck accident claims are known for being highly complex in nature, encompassing a large array of laws and regulations. There are many parties who could be to blame for a truck accident, such as the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Manufacturers of truck parts
- Cargo loaders
If you have been hurt in a serious truck accident, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you get back on your feet after a truck accident that is not your fault. Trucking companies employ large insurance companies, which means that you may find difficulties after a truck accident. Luckily, an attorney will be able to help you every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system. You may find that you are eligible for compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a truck accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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