Atlanta, GA – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on I-285 Near I-20
Last updated Thursday, March 2nd, 2023
Atlanta, GA (March 1, 2023) – At 9 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, March 1, a car accident with serious injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of I-20. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained serious injuries in the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not entirely known.
A temporary red alert was issued in the area of the accident for some time. Police urged those in the area to avoid the roadway until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released at this time. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
In the state of Georgia, car accidents have been happening more than ever before. Hundreds of thousands of individuals are left with serious injuries every single year as a result of Georgia car accidents. In 2020 alone, in fact, it was reported that over 331,000 car accidents happened within the state, leading to injuries in over 125,000 victims. Coping with the emotional and physical effects of a car accident can be a difficult thing to endure. If you are somebody who has sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with a dedicated attorney who can help you every step of the way with your claim.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to endure on your own. You may wonder how you are going to face physical injuries and keep up with the medical bills, as well as your time away from work as you heal. There are many serious injuries that stem from Georgia car accidents, which include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
Moving forward after a car accident is never easy to face on your own, which is why you should have help from a dedicated Atlanta car accident attorney.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we will stand by your side after you have been hurt in a car accident. Our fearless legal team will stop at nothing to ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system. You may need assistance filing a lawsuit and collecting evidence that is necessary for your claim. Our attorneys will assist you every step of the way as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. These include aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and so much more. 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.
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