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April 3, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on I-285 Near I-75

Atlanta, GA (April 3, 2022) – Around 6:14 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, April 3, a car accident took place on a highway in Atlanta. 

According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-285 around the area of I-75. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more collided with one another due to reasons that are not fully known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.

Atlanta Fire and paramedics were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known. 

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene. 

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In 2020, the Georgia Department of Transportation confirmed that over 331,000 car accidents took place within the state. Out of these accidents, over 125,000 led to injuries. Car accidents happen in many areas but highways are known for being some of the most common places. This is due to the fact that drivers are not always paying close attention to what is happening around them in these areas. Car accidents tend to end catastrophically and shouldn’t be taken lightly under any circumstances. If you have sustained injuries in one of these accidents, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust. 

The aftermath of a car accident can be an impactful time in your life. You may have questions that you can only answer with the assistance of an Atlanta car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can also show you that several factors were present in your case, including the following: 

  • A driver owed a duty of care
  • A driver breached this duty of care
  • The breach in duty led to your accident
  • The accident led to injuries and other damages

If you have been recently injured in a collision that is not your fault, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer that you can rely on. 

Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you get back on your feet after a car accident that is not your fault. In an instant, your life could be turned upside-down due to a collision that was caused by another party. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system in Georgia for the first time. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (678) 832-0585 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.