Atlanta, GA (November 23, 2022) – Around 7 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, November 23, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries happened on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Jonesboro Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed away from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Atlanta responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The left lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it is available.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia each year. In fact, hundreds of thousands of individuals are hurt in Georgia car accidents each year. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that 125,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. From the moment that you get behind the wheel of a car, you are likely not prepared to become involved in a car accident. However, this is the reality that so many individuals face each year. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. Speaking with an Atlanta car accident lawyer can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times. You may be left with a wide array of questions at this time. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is to blame for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your claim be settled or go all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer for the first time.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you after a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys will help you every step of the way when it comes to many aspects of your claim. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income and future lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do 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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