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September 24, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Several Injured in Serious Car Accident in SB Lanes of I-85

Atlanta, GA (September 24, 2022) – Around 4:19 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, September 24, a car accident with injuries 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 GA-400. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the southbound lanes of traffic when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the crash. 

Numerous responders, including Atlanta fire crews and paramedics, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known. 

Two left lanes of traffic were 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 continues. 

Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Every day, serious car accidents occur in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place due to negligent acts. Drivers on our roads do not always obey by the rules of the road, which means that your life could be turned upside-down in the blink of an eye when a collision occurs. Facing a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Staying aware of your surroundings at all times can greatly prevent an accident on our roads. However, if you are still affected by a car accident, you should speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney as soon as possible. This is incredibly essential after you have sought medical attention for your injuries. Serious injuries result from car accidents on Georgia roads every single day, including the following: 

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
  • Internal organ damage
  • Fractures
  • Burns

You may be unaware of all of your options after a car accident that was caused by another party. This is why you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer soon after your accident. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after a car accident that is not your fault. Our legal team will stay committed to your claim from every angle, providing you with the resources that you need to be successful in your claim. We will fight to protect your rights along the way during one of the most complicated times in your life. Our attorneys will help you obtain compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options you have at this time. 

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.