Atlanta, GA – Rear-End Collision with Injuries on I-86 Near I-75
Atlanta, GA (November 8, 2022) – At 10:41 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, November 8, a rear-end collision took place on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of exit 85, I-75. Police confirmed that a white sedan was traveling in the southbound lanes of traffic when it suddenly slammed into the back of a black sedan due to reasons that are not yet known. The two vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties 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 right lane of traffic was blocked in the area 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 collision continues.
We offer our warmest thoughts to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Nearly every hour of the day, tens of car accidents occur in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to careless acts. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye on our major roads, even though they can typically be prevented. Rear-end collisions are known for being some of the most common types of accidents on our roads, which can lead to minor fender-benders or severe results. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Tens of thousands of victims are left in need of medical care each year due to car accidents that end in injuries. These victims may wonder where they can turn and should seek the immediate help of an Atlanta car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Some of the serious injuries that stem from car accidents include some of the following:
- Neck and back injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
- Soft tissue injuries
In a lot of cases, victims could struggle to get back on their feet both physically and financially after an accident. Speaking with an Atlanta personal injury attorney can help you during these difficult times.
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. Holding a responsible party liable for your claim is one of the best ways to be successful when it comes to your case. Luckily, our attorneys can help you do this and will stand by your side as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. We are here for you in your dire time of need. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
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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