Atlanta, GA (January 28, 2023) – On Saturday, January 28, around 5:20 p.m., a major car accident occurred on a busy Atlanta thoroughfare.
According to Atlanta Police officers and other local officials, the incident happened in the northbound right lanes of Highway 400 near Windward Parkway.
As a consequence of the wreck, at least two people were sent to the hospital, and it is unclear how many more were injured and treated by emergency services on the scene.
Two to three lanes were blocked for an extended period of time while firefighters battled a car fire caused by the incident. According to reports, the event is still subject to an ongoing investigation, which officers with the Atlanta Police Department are handling.
Our thoughts go out to the wounded victims and their families at this time.
Injury-Causing Crashes in Georgia
In 2022, all too many Georgians were killed or severely injured in vehicle accidents caused by the irresponsibility of other drivers. Every day, at least one person is killed or injured in a vehicle accident. And by 2024, authorities estimate that between 125,000 and 130,000 Georgians will die in traffic accidents.
On our nation’s streets, thoroughfares, and major highways, irresponsible or careless driving by other motorists virtually always poses an imminent danger of an accident.
You may not know what to do next if you have been involved in an automobile accident. After experiencing a traumatic accident, it is normal to be concerned about your legal options. But if you have suffered injuries and other damages due to another driver’s carelessness, you should immediately contact a qualified Atlanta-area attorney.
You will be able to get through this frustrating, frightening phase of your life with the support of our personal injury attorney. To get the evidence necessary to win a court case, it is essential to collaborate with an attorney who has a track record of producing results quickly and effectively.
Moreover, our attorneys at Monge & Associates will work diligently as we help you collect compensation for injuries you’ve experienced in a collision caused by another motorist.
Monge & Associates will serve as your exclusive point of contact, working directly with you to ensure that your personal injury lawsuit in Atlanta is processed efficiently and promptly. It eliminates the need for you to interact with insurance companies or unpleasant claims adjusters, saving you time and aggravation.
You should not be responsible for handling the aftermath of an automobile accident on your own. Please contact our Georgia auto accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 if you have any questions or concerns concerning the progress of your case.
You may be certain that we will do all possible to assist you and your loved ones and that the service you receive will be of the highest standard.
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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