Atlanta, GA – Injuries Stem from Serious Collision on I-285 Near Lavista Rd
Atlanta, GA (September 26, 2022) – According to Atlanta officials, serious injuries stemmed from a car accident that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Monday morning, September 26.
Atlanta Police were called to the scene of the accident around 10:57 a.m. where they discovered that several vehicles collided in the southbound lanes of I-285 near Lavista Road. It is believed that several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles sustained heavy damage as a result of the crash.
Atlanta Police, paramedics, and fire crews were all called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were seriously injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The left lane of traffic was partially blocked for some time following the collision. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have been hurt in this collision.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Irresponsible acts lead to serious car accidents every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car crashes take place in Georgia due to the negligence of others. Car accidents can typically be prevented but happen within seconds throughout the state of Georgia. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, which include the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting and driving
- Fatigued driving
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
You have options after a serious collision and should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Facing a car accident on your own is never an easy thing to do, especially if you have never endured a car accident in the past. If you have sustained injuries in one of these accidents, you should speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney as soon as possible. An attorney will be well-versed in Georgia accident laws and will know how to speak with the insurance company to get you the best results possible. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own, which is why you should be prepared to speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates will stand by your side after a car accident that is not your fault. Having the help and advice of an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the complex legal system. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. We are here for you every step of the way during this new and confusing process. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
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