Atlanta, GA – Injury-Causing Accident on I-285 Near Roswell Rd
Last updated Saturday, February 4th, 2023
Atlanta, GA (January 31, 2023) – On Tuesday, a vehicle collision on an Atlanta highway resulted in casualties.
According to the Atlanta Police Department, the incident happened in the westbound lanes of I-285 near Roswell Road at around 4:50 p.m. The authorities had determined that two to three cars were traveling through the area when, for unclear reasons, they collided. Upon arrival, officials noted that a chain-reaction collision may have been the cause and also added that a small box truck may have been involved.
To assist the wounded, firefighters and paramedics were among the first to arrive. At least one person had major injuries due to the crash, though their current condition is unknown.
Due to the severity of the collision, a segment of the roadway was blocked for a considerable amount of time.
However, the investigation into the accident is still ongoing, and no new information has been published as of yet.
We are thinking about the injured victims and their families at this time.
Injuries in Georgia Vehicle Wrecks
Tractor-trailers and other commercial vehicles are among the biggest vehicles on Georgia’s roads. Trucks are a vital requirement on our highways for transporting items from one location to another and onto our store shelves, where people may purchase them.
Still, hundreds of thousands of people are wounded or killed annually in truck-related accidents. Over 110,000 people were hospitalized in the United States that year due to injuries incurred in truck accidents. After a truck accident, victims often feel disoriented and might benefit from seeing a lawyer.
Getting back on your feet after suffering severe injuries in a truck accident is difficult for anybody. Once an accident has happened, it is in your greatest interest and to your great benefit to speak with an experienced Atlanta truck accident attorney. It may be difficult to establish fault when pursuing a claim for damages following a car accident. Truck drivers, truck component manufacturers, and cargo loaders are just a few examples.
After suffering severe injuries in a truck accident, speaking with a personal injury attorney in Atlanta is the best approach to ensure that your rights are protected.
If you were injured in a truck accident that was not your fault, Monge & Associates might be able to assist you. We understand how tough it is to heal from this kind of event, and we want to be here for you whenever you need us. Dealing with the aftermath of a truck accident may be daunting; thus, you should see a lawyer immediately. Contact an accident attorney in Atlanta by dialing (888) 688-1924 for guidance on how to proceed after a severe collision.
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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