Atlanta, GA – Tractor-Trailer Collision with Injuries in NB Lanes of I-285
Atlanta, GA (June 3, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a tractor-trailer collision that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Friday morning, June 3.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 7:39 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Chamblee Tucker Road. A tractor-trailer collided with one or more passenger vehicles in the area due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damage as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
A right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time, which led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Accidents involving tractor-trailers do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads in the state of Georgia. However, when they do occur, it is important to note that these accidents lead to some of the most extensive harm. Tractor-trailers are known for being tens of thousands of pounds heavier than passenger vehicles. This is why, every year in the U.S., over 110,000 people are injured in serious truck accidents caused by others. Being hurt in a truck accident is a vastly different experience than sustaining injuries in any other type of accident. If you have been hurt in one of these collisions, you should have the help of a dedicated attorney on your side who can help you.
Many individuals wonder where they can turn after they have been hurt in a truck accident that is not their fault. If you have sustained injuries in a truck accident, it is imperative that you speak with an Atlanta truck accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. Truck accident claims are known for being incredibly complex in nature. There are actually many parties who could be to blame in a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
Being hurt in a truck crash can affect your life in many ways, which is why you should have the assistance of an Atlanta personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Our experienced and dedicated attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you get back on your feet after an accident that was caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to worry about how you will get back on your feet after a serious truck accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a truck accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you in your time of need.
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