Atlanta, GA – Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Crash in NB Lanes of I-75
Atlanta, GA (May 14, 2022) – Police confirmed that there were injuries in a serious multi-vehicle crash that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Saturday afternoon, Mat 14.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 2:44 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 near the area of exit 249D, North Avenue. Several vehicles became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other Atlanta responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Emergency responders were seen assisting those with injuries at the scene. The injured parties were then taken to local hospitals by ambulances.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time, which led to heavy delays. Police urged those in the area to use Moreland Avenue as an alternate route.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to those who have sustained injuries as a result of the accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Thousands of people are hurt as a result of Georgia car accidents that occur monthly. Each year, hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries as a result of collisions throughout the state. In one year’s time, in fact, anywhere over 125,000 individuals are hurt as a result of car accidents in Georgia. These accidents happen in many areas but highways are known for being some of the most common and dangerous places. Countless car accidents happen every year throughout the state due to the following reasons:
- Traveling too quickly on our roads for conditions
- Operating a vehicle while under the influence
- Using a cell phone or engaging in other distracted driving acts
- Changing a lane without checking a blind spot
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being hurt in a car accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life. You may be left with a variety of questions that you can only answer with the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. An attorney can help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, from speaking with witnesses to investigating your case from start to finish. You should never have to worry about the aftermath of a car accident on your own. This is why it is crucial that you speak with an Atlanta personal injury attorney immediately.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you and your family move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you should be entitled to maximum compensation for a wide array of financial damages during this difficult time in your life. Even when the insurance company disagrees, you still have options and should seek immediate legal help. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available 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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