Atlanta, GA – Injuries Occur in Car Crash on I-85 at Druid Hills Rd
Last updated Thursday, March 16th, 2023
Atlanta, GA (March 15, 2023) – On Wednesday, March 15, a vehicle collision in Fulton County, close to Brookhaven, resulted in at least one injury.
According to the latest information given by the Georgia Department of Transportation, a collision on Wednesday evening around 6:45 p.m. blocked the southbound side of I-85. There were delays concentrated primarily near the Druid Hills Road exit ramp due to the incident.
Paramedics arrived shortly thereafter to treat the wounded individuals and transfer them to nearby hospitals. However, EMTs did not comment on the severity of the victim’s injuries.
A formal accident investigation is now being conducted.
Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their loved ones at this time.
Motor Vehicle Collisions in Georgia
Your life may be drastically affected by a road accident practically quickly. Managing severe bodily and mental wounds may be very difficult. Tragically, many victims of accidents requiring intensive medical attention end up with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other severe ailments.
Depending on the facts of the accident, you could have a case to pursue in court. If the person who caused your injuries behaved carelessly, you might be able to bring a personal injury claim against them. You may be able to get compensation for some of the losses you suffer by making a personal injury claim. Among them is obtaining recompense for:
- Lost pay or earnings: You are entitled to compensation for your lost pay if you are forced to miss time from work while you recuperate from an accident, go to the doctor, or for any other reason.
- Medical costs: If you have sustained injuries that call for medical attention, you may be entitled to claim compensation to pay for any associated costs. Hospitalization, surgery, and even long-term care costs for counseling, in-home care, and other services might fall under this category.
- Vehicle repair expenses: After your accident, you can seek compensation to get your car repaired and back on the road. You might file a claim for compensation to repair or replace your car if the collision resulted in a complete loss.
Needless to say, it’s crucial that you get in touch with an Atlanta automobile accident attorney right away. You may give yourself the greatest opportunity of obtaining justice after your injury by promptly seeking legal advice.
At Monge & Associates, we prioritize offering our clients competent, comprehensive legal counsel so that they may get justice.
Our team of Georgia car accident attorneys is here to help you through the legal system and fight for just compensation if you need to file a personal injury claim. We have decades of expertise handling car accident cases and a reputation for effectively advocating for clients. Contact our Georgia personal injury law company at 888-688-1924 to arrange a consultation and begin working on your case.
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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