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May 7, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Multiple Drivers Collide on I-20 at Wesley Chapel Rd, Leading to Injuries

Atlanta, GA (May 7, 2022) – Injuries reportedly occurred in a serious multi-vehicle accident that took place in the greater Atlanta area in the early morning hours of Saturday, May 7. 

Officers with the Atlanta Police Department verified that the collision occurred at 1:45 a.m. on westbound I-20 near the Wesley Chapel Road off-ramp, Exit 68. A number of drivers were traveling in the area when they collided as they approached the exit, according to authorities.

Although the events leading up to the collision are unknown, multiple people suffered injuries and the cars involved were severely damaged.

First responders were summoned to the area, including paramedics and fire personnel, to assist individuals in need. The exact number of injured people is unknown. However, those who were affected were sent to nearby hospitals for treatment. Their identifying information is also unknown.

The inquiry into the accident’s circumstances is still ongoing.

Our thoughts go out to those hurt in this wreck. We hope for the full recovery of all injured victims.

Georgia Highway Vehicle Wrecks

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are wounded in vehicle accidents in Georgia. Car accidents happen in a matter of seconds in a variety of places, but interstates are notorious for being collision hotspots. Every year, millions of interstate-related incidents occur.

Atlanta, GA - Multiple Drivers Collide on I-20 at Wesley Chapel Rd, Leading to Injuries

Furthermore, almost 2.5 million interstate or highway accidents occurred countrywide in only one year. And unfortunately, these tragic occurrences are not uncommon in Georgia.

But you might be left with agonizing injuries and a long road to rehabilitation, regardless of how serious your accident was. For these reasons and more, if you have been injured in an automobile accident, you should consult with an experienced attorney.

An automobile accident caused by a negligent party may have an impact on your entire quality of life. Fortunately, an Atlanta automobile accident attorney can assist you in moving ahead in the best possible position.

The actions you take right after an accident will have a significant influence on the outcome of your claim and compensation. Luckily, a skilled attorney may assist you in proving a number of things, including the following:

  • The at-fault motorist in your accident owed you and other drivers a duty of care
  • The driver breached that duty of care
  • The driver’s breach of duty caused your collision, injuries, and any other damages related to the incident.

After a vehicle accident, you should never have to worry about getting the compensation you deserve. Retaining the services of an Atlanta personal injury attorney can assure that your rights are being safeguarded along the way. 

Over the years, Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys has carefully supported clients who have been hurt in preventable automobile accidents. We think you have every right to hold a culpable person accountable for the harm they have caused you as a result of an accident.

An attorney can help you reach a fair settlement or, if necessary, take your case to trial. No matter the outcome, you should never have to face these difficult times alone.

Please call an Atlanta auto accident lawyer as soon as you can. Phone our legal team at 888-688-1924 to learn more about your legal options 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. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.