Atlanta, GA – Injury Accident at Camp Creek Pkwy & Old Fairburn Rd
Atlanta, GA (June 19, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Atlanta on Saturday evening, June 18.
According to Fulton County officials, the accident happened around 6:54 p.m. at the intersection of Camp Creek Parkway and Old Fairburn Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time. The involved vehicles collided, which led to extensive damages.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately called to the scene to help those in need. Several victims sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were treated at the scene by paramedics and then rushed to local hospitals for treatment. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area one way and all lanes of traffic were blocked another way. Police urged those in the area to use Welcome All Road as an alternate route.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We offer our sympathies to those hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
In 2020, there were approximately 125,000 people hurt in car accidents within the state of Georgia. Car accidents happen due to be a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye, though they can typically be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Though a car accident can happen virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. Every year in the U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents take place at intersections. If you have sustained harm as a result of a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. Having the help of a legal advocate on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected at this time.
If you have been seriously injured in a car accident, speaking with an Atlanta car accident lawyer can ensure that you have the help you deserve. An attorney will be able to assist you with many aspects of your case, from gathering necessary evidence to meeting deadlines that are required of you. An attorney will be able to help you show that the following aspects were present in your case:
- A driver owed a duty of care
- A driver breached the duty of care
- The breach in duty led to the actual accident
- The accident led to injuries and other related damages
You should always have the assistance of an Atlanta personal injury attorney on your side after a Georgia car accident.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you get back on your feet after a serious car accident. We believe that a driver should be held accountable for the harm that they have caused you or others. They can help you get back on your feet and work toward the compensation that you deserve at this time. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should never have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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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