Atlanta, GA (March 19, 2023) – At 1:15 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, March 19, a serious crash with injuries took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Steve Reynolds Boulevard. Police confirmed that a vehicle was traveling in the area when it was involved in a collision with at least one other vehicle, causing the vehicle to overturn.
Both cars were left with severe damage, and debris was scattered all over the road in the area. Atlanta responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the collision. The parties were seen being treated by EMS crews at the scene and then taken to the hospital for further treatment.
Police urged those in the area to use an alternate route. No further details have been released, but the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their families.
Car Accidents in Georgia
According to recent statistics, hundreds of thousands of people are injured yearly in Georgia car accidents. In 2020 alone, it was reported that 331,000 car accidents took place within the state, leading to injuries in over 125,000 individuals. In just seconds, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident caused by another party.
From speeding to driving while under the influence, a car accident could happen and affect every aspect of your life. You should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
In fact, during only one recent year, approximately 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. If you have been hurt in a rollover collision that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with a car accident lawyer in Atlanta who can help you during one of the most difficult times in your life. Rollover accidents can lead to life-altering injuries, many of which land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace.
Speaking with an Atlanta personal injury attorney can ensure your rights are protected in your dire time of need. At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you get back on your feet after a car accident that led to injuries.
You should always get in touch with an attorney immediately after your collision. An attorney will be able to help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, which include the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
We will ensure that your rights are protected in your dire time of need. Please get in touch with a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you along the way as we handle your claim.
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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