Atlanta, GA (February 20, 2023) – At 8:14 a.m. on the morning of Monday, February 20, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Northside Drive. Police claim that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not entirely known. One of the vehicles, identified as a silver sedan, was seen off the side of the road next to the median with severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in all lanes of traffic, and a temporary red alert was issued. This led to delays in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision continues at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident. We hope that they receive a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Road-related accidents are some of the most common accidents that happen on our roads in Georgia. These accidents happen every hour of the day in the state of Georgia, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. In just one hour’s time, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of other drivers. If you have been hurt in a collision that was caused by another party, it is your responsibility to prove that another party is to blame for your collision. This is not always easy to do, which is why you should have assistance from a legal advocate on your side.
Though a car accident can be a complex matter, you should not be stuck with the stress of an accident entirely on your own. Speaking with an Atlanta car accident lawyer can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times. As you face the physical injuries caused by a car accident, you may be worried about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to worry about these aspects on your own, which is why it pays to have the help of an Atlanta personal injury attorney on your side.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you and your family after your life has been turned upside-down due to a Georgia car accident. It can be difficult to get back on your feet after an accident, which is why we offer our help and resources to you when you need them the most. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation for some of the following aspects in your time of need:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for 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 incorrect information, 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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