Atlanta, GA – Injuries Stem from Three-Vehicle Collision in NB Lanes of I-85
Atlanta, GA (June 18, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a serious three-vehicle collision that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Saturday morning, June 18.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 9 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Chamblee-Tucker Road. Three vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be moved off the side of the road as tow trucks arrived at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with those recovering from injuries caused by this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
According to recent statistics, approximately 70 car accidents are reported every hour of the day throughout Georgia. Nobody ever expects to get behind the wheel of a car and become involved in a Georgia car accident but this is the reality that far too many people face every year within the state. These accidents take place in the blink of an eye on our major highways. Some of the most common reasons for crashes on our highways include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been seriously injured in a car crash that is not your fault, it is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
A car accident can be a stressful time in your life, leaving you to feel anxious and alone at times. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with an Atlanta car accident lawyer who has handled these claims in the past. We are here to help relieve some of the burdens that you may be feeling after an accident. This is especially true if you have suffered from life-altering injuries that leave you in a difficult position. You have options and should seek the assistance of an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has handled these types of claims in the past.
At Monge & Associates, we have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. Our attorneys will make sure that your rights are being protected after a serious accident. We will focus on the facts of your claim and make sure that you have the resources that are necessary to move forward with a successful claim. If you have been hurt in a car accident, our attorneys are here to help you gain the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
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