Atlanta, GA – Car Crash with Injuries at Northside Dr & 14th St
Atlanta, GA (April 18, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a car crash that took place at an intersection in Atlanta on Monday morning, April 18.
According to local officials, the accident happened around 6:26 a.m. at the intersection of Northside Drive and 14th Street. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing the vehicles to collide forcefully with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained heavy damage and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the intersection for some time, which led to delays until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. The truth is, these accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to the outright negligence of others. Nobody ever gets behind the wheel of a car and expects to become involved in a car accident but this is a reality that hundreds of thousands of people experience each year in Georgia. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common. If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, you should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate that you can rely on.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a scary time in your life, especially if you have never faced a collision in the past. Speaking with an Atlanta car accident attorney can put you in the right mind frame so that you can move forward with a claim. An attorney will be able to help you show the following factors in your claim:
- A driver owed a duty of care
- A driver breached their duty of care
- The breach in duty led to the accident
- The accident led to injuries and other damages
If your life has been affected by a car crash caused by another party, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we will stand by your side after a car crash that is not your fault. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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