Atlanta, GA (December 20, 2022) – Around 8:40 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, December 20, a car accident with injuries took place in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 8:40 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Cleveland Avenue. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. One of the vehicles, identified as a black sedan, sustained severe front-end damage as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. Multiple parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked at the time. This led to delays until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident remains ongoing.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every day, car accidents lead to serious injuries in Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are some of the most common places for harm. Those who have sustained injuries in a car accident might be fearful of where things will head after an accident. What will happen in the future when it comes time to bring a claim against another party? How will you fight the insurance company? These are important questions that you could have after an accident.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face entirely on your own. It is strongly suggested that you speak with a knowledgeable Atlanta car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, such as the following:
- Gathering necessary evidence to prove that another party is at fault
- Meeting deadlines in your claim
- Answering any legal questions that you have
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. This is why you should speak with a personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after your life has been affected by a serious Georgia collision. With a statute of limitations to meet and parties to identify in your claim, you could be feeling downright confused and alone after an accident. This is why you should immediately speak with an attorney after you have sought medical attention for any of your injuries. We are here for you during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you when you need our help the most.
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.
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