Atlanta, GA – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries on I-75 Near Fulton St
Atlanta, GA (June 5, 2022)- Around 3:55 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, June 5, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 246, Fulton Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, Atlanta Fire officials, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes in the area of the accident for some time. Police urged those traveling in the area to use Highway 41 as an alternate route.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to those injured in this accident. We hope for their speedy recoveries at this time.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Serious car accidents happen multiple times per day throughout the state of Georgia. On average, approximately 70 car accidents happen every hour of the day within Georgia. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. In Georgia, there are many rules that are put in place to keep individuals safe on our roads and out of harm’s way. However, negligent acts still continue to occur within our state every day. Some of the reasons for car accidents in Georgia include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Even if you abide by every rule of the road, a car accident could still occur in the blink of an eye. This can leave you in a difficult position, which is why you should have the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. A serious car accident could leave you with injuries that are hard to recover from. These injuries tend to leave victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or months at a time. They also sometimes keep victims away from the workplace as they recover. If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to assist you as you move forward with a Georgia car accident. The insurance company involved in your claim is not looking out for your best interests and might attempt to keep you from receiving the compensation that you deserve. Luckily, our attorneys are here for you every step of the way as you work toward results. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you.
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