Atlanta, GA – Several-Vehicle Rollover Collision with Injuries on I-285
Atlanta, GA (September 26, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a serious rollover accident that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Sunday afternoon, September 25.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened at 1 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of South Cobb Drive. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided with each other, causing one of the vehicles to overturn in traffic. The vehicles sustained immense damages and debris was left scattered all over the highway.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. EMS crews were seen in the area assisting those with injuries. One or more parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
All northbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. By 1:45 p.m., all lanes were back open.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it is available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident. We hope that they will receive a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Each year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of Georgia car accidents due to the negligence of others. In just one recent year’s time, over 125,000 people were injured as a result of car accidents. These accidents take on many forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most severe. In just one recent year’s time, over 2% of car accidents were rollovers. This may seem like a low percentage but thousands of these accidents still happen in Georgia each year, with many of them leading to catastrophic harm. If you have been injured in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to face. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you can only answer with the help of an attorney on your side, including the following:
- What evidence do you need to prove that another party is to blame for your collision?
- What deadlines will you need to abide by when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim?
- Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial?
These are questions that you can answer with the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you after a car accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will help you pursue legal action so that you can get back on your feet during one of the most difficult and complicated times in your life. Having our help can lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling after an accident. You may find that you are eligible for compensation that can help you during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you.
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