Atlanta, GA (March 20, 2023) – Around 8:30 a.m. on the morning of Monday, March 20, a car accident with injuries took place on a major highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Cumberland Boulevard. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they were involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles spun out in traffic, while two other sedans were seen in the area with front-end damages. Tow trucks were called to the scene to remove damaged vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries in the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Four left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area. Police urged those in the area to use Highway 41 as an alternate route.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to those injured in this accident. We hope that they receive a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every year, hundreds of thousands of individuals are injured in car accidents within the state of Georgia. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that over 125,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents happen in many areas, but highways are some of the most common places for harm. These accidents happen due to many different reasons on our highways, such as the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
Being injured in a car accident can have a significant and overwhelming impact on every aspect of your life. You may struggle to come to terms with your collision, which is why you should speak with a car accident attorney in the Atlanta area who has your best interests in mind. An attorney can help you with many aspects of your claim, from gathering evidence to helping you to comply with deadlines. It is normal to feel alone and confused after an accident. Speaking with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer can help you get back on your feet.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident in Georgia. There are many consequences to car accidents, both physically and financially. As you focus on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you are going to afford to pay the many bills that pile up against you. Our attorneys are here to help you work toward the compensation that you deserve during these challenging times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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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