Atlanta, GA – Motorcycle Crash at S Fulton Pkwy & Derrick Industrial Pkwy
Atlanta, GA (June 25, 2022) – Around 5:16 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, June 25, a motorcycle crash took place at an intersection in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 5:16 a.m. at the intersection of South Fulton Parkway and Derrick Industrial Parkway. A motorcyclist was traveling in the area when it was struck by a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known. The motorcycle was left with extensive damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their condition is not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Stonewall Tell Road as an alternate route.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We offer our warmest thoughts to the party injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Motorcycle accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents on our roads in Georgia. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. In 2019, it was reported that approximately 170 motorcyclists were killed in fatal motorcycle accidents in Georgia. Motorcycle accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and driving
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Falling asleep at the wheel
The aftermath of a motorcycle accident can be incredibly stressful. This is why you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Being hurt in a motorcycle accident can be an impactful time in your life. After an accident, the first thing that you should do is seek medical attention. After you have sought the medical attention that you need, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will help you gather necessary evidence and meet deadlines that are required of you. This is why it is important to speak with an Atlanta motorcycle accident attorney as soon as possible after an accident.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after a motorcycle accident that is not your fault. Having the assistance of an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system in Georgia for the first time. Our attorneys will assist you as you walk the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone and worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you after one of these accidents. Please contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options you have at this time.
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