Atlanta, GA – Injury Accident with Extensive Damages at Clairmont Rd & Briarcliff Rd
Atlanta, GA (August 9, 2020) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Atlanta on Tuesday morning, August 9.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 9:35 a.m. at the intersection of Clairmont Road and Briarcliff Road. Three or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they slammed into one another at the intersection. One of the vehicles slammed into the rear of another and a third one spun out. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident.
Several local responders, including fire crews and paramedics, were called to the scene to help. All of the involved individuals were outside of their vehicles and waiting for help to arrive when paramedics arrived at the scene. The victims were rushed to local hospitals for further treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked for some time. This led to delays until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this collision.
Car Accidents in Georgia
When someone mentions that they have been hurt in a car accident, your first thought might be a serious accident with extensive damages to the involved vehicles. However, even the smallest fender-bender can bring extensive harm when it occurs. Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time, in fact, over 70 car accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common places. In one recent year, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the U.S. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who understands what you are going through.
Being hurt in a car accident can be a difficult thing to face on your own. This is why you should have the assistance of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side to help you. Motor vehicle accidents take place due to a wide array of reasons and sometimes leave victims in a difficult position. You may have sustained serious injuries in your accident, such as the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel alone and confused. If you have been hurt in an accident, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer that you can rely on.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you get back on your feet after a serious Georgia car accident. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these claims and will stand by your side as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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