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July 28, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Marta Bus Accident with Injuries on Fulton Industrial Blvd 

Atlanta, GA (July 28, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a MARTA bus accident that took place on a roadway in Atlanta on Thursday morning, July 28. 

Atlanta Police confirmed that the accident happened at 6:38 a.m. on Fulton Industrial Boulevard around the area of I-20. A MARTA bus was traveling in the northbound lanes of traffic when it collided with one or more passenger vehicles due to reasons that are not yet known. The bus and the vehicles sustained immense damage as a result of the crash. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known. 

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in most northbound lanes of traffic. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible. 

No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues. 

Our thoughts are with those injured as a result of the accident. We hope that they will experience a speedy recovery. 

Bus Accidents in Georgia

A bus accident can happen suddenly and turn your life upside-down within seconds. Most people think that, because they are in the protective walls of a large bus, they will not become seriously injured in a bus crash. However, this is far from the truth and these accidents still happen within seconds. Buses are known as common carriers, which means that they are supposed to take passengers from one point to another for a fee as safely as possible. However, any road mistake caused by a bus driver or another party could affect your life and cause a serious collision. After a bus accident, speaking with an attorney is of utmost importance. 

Facing the aftermath of a bus crash can be a daunting time in your life. If you have sustained serious injuries in a bus accident, it is important that you act quickly to protect your rights. There are many severe injuries that stem from bus crashes, including the following: 

  • Neck and back injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Fractures
  • Paralysis

These injuries can sometimes land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have sustained injuries in a bus accident, it is crucial that you speak with an Atlanta personal injury attorney as soon as possible. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you move forward after a bus accident. We understand how overwhelming a bus crash can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Unfortunately, bus accidents continue to happen every year even when there are many ways that they can be prevented on our roads. If you have sustained injuries in an accident involving a bus, we are here to help. Please contact a bus accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you. 

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. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.