Atlanta, GA – Rear-End Collision on I-285 Near I-20 Leads to Injuries
Atlanta, GA (June 5, 2022) – A rear-end collision with injuries took place on a highway in Atlanta on Sunday afternoon, June 5.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 1:54 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-285 around I-20. A vehicle was traveling in the area when it collided with the rear of another vehicle near the right lane. One of the vehicles had extensive front-end damage and one had severe rear-end damage due to the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene so traffic could resume in the area.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to those impacted by this accident. We hope that all injured victims will receive a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Drivers of passenger vehicles are always supposed to operate their vehicles in a safe manner so that accidents can be avoided. However, hundreds of thousands of car accidents still happen every year in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In just one recent year, over 125,000 people were injured in Georgia car accidents and many others lost their lives as well. Though car accidents can take on many different forms, rear-end collisions are known for causing some of the most catastrophic damages. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident in Georgia, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is imperative that you speak with a dedicated attorney who has your best interests in mind at this time.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face. You may have questions that only an Atlanta car accident attorney will be able to answer. These include some of the following:
- What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident?
- What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with an accident?
- Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial?
- What should you say when you speak with the insurance company?
These are all questions that a skilled Atlanta personal injury attorney will be able to help you answer.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. We are here for you in your time of need. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how you can get back on your feet.
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