Atlanta, GA (March 9, 2023) – At 8:10 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, March 8, a rollover accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Atlanta.
According to local officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Moreland Avenue and McDonough Boulevard. Police confirmed that two vehicles were allegedly entering the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. One of the vehicles rolled over, and the other sustained immense damage after striking a pole. Debris was left scattered all over the intersection as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were trapped in their vehicles and had to be extricated by fire crews. The parties were then rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
A portion of the intersection was blocked for an extended period of time in the area. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We want to take a moment to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to those injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Being the victim of any type of accident can be an impactful and traumatic time in your life. However, the discomfort is increased when you have been involved in a particularly violent crash, such as a rollover. Though only about 2% of car accidents each year in Georgia are deemed rollovers, these accidents tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic damages. Not only will your vehicle sustain immense damages in one of these accidents, but the injuries that stem from them also tend to be more severe as well. You have options after a car accident caused by another party, which is why you should always act quickly.
While a rollover collision can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life, you do have many options. Speaking with an Atlanta car accident lawyer is in your best interests during these difficult times. An attorney can help you from start to finish when it comes to your claim, helping you gather the necessary evidence and meeting deadlines that are required of you. You will need to prove that one or more other parties were liable for your accident, which is not always an easy thing to do. This is why you should immediately speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer after a collision.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you during one of the most challenging times in your life. You may be facing the most uncertain future, which is why you should never have to handle a claim on your own. You have every right to seek compensation for a wide array of damages. These include some of the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you during these challenging times.
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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