Atlanta, GA – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries in Construction Zone on I-75
Atlanta, GA (September 25, 2022) – One or more parties were hurt as a result of a construction zone accident that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Sunday morning, September 25.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 11:48 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of West Paces Ferry Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other in the northbound lanes due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Several local responders, including Atlanta fire crews and paramedics, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia, some of which are minor and others that are incredibly severe in nature. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that over 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Though these accidents take place due to a wide array of reasons, some of the most common reasons include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging time in your life. You may be left with a wide array of questions that only an Atlanta car accident attorney can answer. For instance, what types of evidence is needed to prove that another party is to blame for your collision? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a car crash that is not your fault. Legal action is sometimes necessary if you want to retain the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone after you have been seriously injured in a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way after an accident. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you.
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