Atlanta, GA (February 9, 2023) – Injuries were reported due to a serious multi-vehicle collision that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Thursday, February 9.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Mt. Paran Road. Two drivers were traveling in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not yet known. Both of the involved vehicles sustained heavy damage as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Northside Drive as an alternate route.
No further details have been released regarding the accident. Police will update with more information as it is available.
Our thoughts go out to the victims who sustained injuries in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are traumatic events that take place every hour of the day in the state of Georgia. In fact, in just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others.
These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Car accidents happen on our major roads due to a wide array of reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and talking on the phone
- Falling asleep while behind the wheel
- Drunk driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you will need to show that another party is to blame for your accident. This is not always easy to do, which is why you should speak with a dedicated attorney.
When someone else causes your accident, you may be feeling confused and wonder where you can turn. This is why having the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side is extremely beneficial. An attorney can put up a good fight to help you obtain the compensation you deserve and meet your deadlines. This is not always easy to do on your own, which is why you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you get back on your feet after an accident that is not your fault. The insurance company involved in your case will likely try to do everything possible to reduce the compensation you receive. However, our attorneys are ready to fight by your side to ensure you get the compensation you deserve. We will help you work toward a wide array of financial aspects, including the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have been hurt in a car accident, we are here to help you. Please get in touch with 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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