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August 17, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Car Crash with Injuries at Peachtree Rd & N Druid Hills Rd 

Atlanta, GA (August 17, 2022) – Around 9:31 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, August 17, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Atlanta. 

According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Peachtree Street and North Druid Hills Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, causing the vehicles to collide with one another. The involved vehicles sustained heavy damage as a result of the accident. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. It is believed that one or more victims sustained harm as a result of the accident. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not known at this time. 

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time. This led to delays in the left lane, especially. 

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. 

We offer our warmest thoughts to those injured as a result of this accident. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Every year, car accidents continue to be a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these accidents every year. In just 2020 alone, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that over 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. There are many common types of accidents at Georgia intersections every year, which include some of the following: 

  • Drivers who drive distracted
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol

If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Being hurt in a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you can only answer with the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer with the help of an Atlanta personal injury lawyer on your side. 

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you get back on your feet after a serious car accident that is not your fault. In the aftermath of sustaining serious injuries, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay bills that keep piling up against you. This is why it is important that you have a knowledgeable and resourceful attorney on your side. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can help 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. 

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.