Atlanta, GA – Injuries Reported in Car Accident in SB Lanes of I-75 Near 14th St
Atlanta, GA (July 3, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident with injuries took place on a highway in Atlanta on July 3 in the evening hours.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 5:38 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 251, 14th Street. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles sustained immense damages 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 accident. The parties were treated at the scene by EMS crews and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment.
Due to the severity of the accident, one lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the parties hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
The aftermath of a motor vehicle accident can be a traumatic time in anybody’s life. Unfortunately, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of people face every single year in Atlanta. In 2020 alone, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that approximately 331,000 car accidents took place throughout the state. Out of these accidents, about 125,000 people sustained injuries. The truth is, most car accidents are entirely preventable but continue to take place when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. If you have been hurt in a serious car accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The legal process can be a difficult thing to face following a car accident. This is why speaking with an Atlanta car accident attorney is so important so that you can get back on your feet. An attorney will be able to help you meet deadlines and gather the evidence that you need to be successful in moving forward with your claim. They can help you show that the following aspects were present in your claim:
- A driver owed a duty of care on our roads
- They breached the duty of care, which led to the accident
- The accident led to injuries and other damages
You have options after an accident and should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you every step of the way after a serious Georgia car accident. Working with the help of a strong legal claim can help you be successful as you move forward with a claim. Our skilled attorneys have helped many victims of car accidents and will stand by your side every step of the way during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
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