Atlanta, GA (February 10, 2023) – At 8:21 a.m. on the morning of Friday, February 10, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Atlanta. According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Maynard Terrace Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. The involved vehicles were left with severe damages and had to be towed away from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Atlanta responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident.
The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not entirely known. All lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time after the accident. This led to delays until police were able to fully clear the scene.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents take place every hour of the day throughout Georgia, some of which are minor and some of which are incredibly severe. Unsafe driving behavior causes many car accidents within seconds. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car crashes take place in Georgia due to the recklessness of others. There are many reasons for serious collisions on our roads, which include some of the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
While you are driving, you expect others to use the same precautions that you do. However, a car accident could take place in the blink of an eye. This is why it is important that you seek legal help during one of the most difficult times in your life. The aftermath of a car accident is never an easy thing to endure. This is why it is crucial that you speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney after an accident that is not your fault.
An attorney will be able to help you throughout many aspects of your claim, from gathering the necessary evidence to helping you abide by deadlines in your case. You may find that it is not easy to get back on your feet, both physically and financially, after an accident.
This is why it is imperative that you seek assistance from an Atlanta personal injury lawyer. Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys will aggressively fight to protect your rights after a Georgia car accident that was caused by another party. Those injured in car accidents will often endure lifelong effects, sometimes being left with a wide array of bills that they cannot handle on their own.
We are dedicated to helping you achieve compensation for a wide array of financial damages during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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.