Atlanta, GA (March 8, 2023) – Around 6 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, March 8, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Indian Trail Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction crash due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Atlanta responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not entirely known.
Multiple left lanes of traffic were blocked following the crash, which led to delays for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Nobody ever expects that they will become involved in a Georgia car accident until it happens to them. The time that follows a Georgia car accident can be a traumatic experience for anybody involved. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents happen in Georgia due to the carelessness of others. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents on our major roads include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.
You may discover that you have a wide array of legal options after a car accident. Speaking with a car accident attorney can help you get back on your feet during these difficult and life-altering times. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, from gathering evidence that you need to helping you meet deadlines that are required of you. On top of this, an attorney will be able to help you answer any questions that you may have. It is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable attorney that you can rely on for assistance with an Atlanta car accident lawsuit.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are proud to serve you and help you navigate the complex legal system after a life-altering Georgia car accident. We will do whatever it takes to protect your rights when the insurance company is not treating you fairly after your accident. You deserve to be able to obtain the compensation that can help you get back on your feet after an accident. Our attorneys are here for you from start to finish during these challenging times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney 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 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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