Atlanta, GA (March 21, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a serious car accident that took place at an intersection in Atlanta on the morning of Tuesday, March 21.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened at 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Old National Highway and Pleasant Hill Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with one another. The vehicles involved in the collision were extensively damaged in the accident.
Several Atlanta responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. Multiple victims were hurt in the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not known at this time.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked in the area, which led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released at this time. Atlanta Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We want to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties hurt in this accident. We hope that they receive a full recovery from their injuries.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in Georgia, some of which are minor and others that are incredibly severe in nature. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that about 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. A car accident can happen anywhere, but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. Collisions happen at intersections due to many different reasons, which include the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting and driving
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
- Driving under the influence
You have options after an accident and should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Being injured in a Georgia collision might be one of the most traumatic things that you have ever faced. You may be left with a wide array of questions that only experienced car accident lawyers in Atlanta can answer. For instance, what types of evidence are necessary to prove that another party is to blame for your accident? What deadlines do you need to comply with if you want to move forward with a successful claim? Will your case be settled, or will you end up dealing with a trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated and compassionate personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you get back on your feet after a serious and life-altering car accident in Georgia. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident in Georgia on physical, emotional, and financial levels. There are many aspects that can affect the value of your claim, leaving you feeling helpless and alone. Our attorneys are here to assist you as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you at this time.
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