Atlanta, GA – Two-Vehicle Collision Leads to Injuries on I-75 Near Cleveland Ave
Atlanta, GA (August 29, 2022) – One or more individuals were injured in a car accident that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Monday morning, August 29.
Atlanta Police confirmed that the accident happened around 8:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 241, Cleveland Avenue. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. One of the vehicles spun out in traffic, sustaining front-end damages as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other Atlanta responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries in the accident. The unidentified parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Two right lanes of traffic were completely blocked in the area. Police urged those traveling through to use I-85 as an alternate route for some time.
No further details have been released at this time but the investigation 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 with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Many people do not realize just how much a car accident can cause interruptions to your everyday life. However, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of people face each year within the state. In just 2020 alone in Georgia, it was reported that over 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents. These accidents happen on our major roads due to many different reasons, such as the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting behind the wheel or using the radio
- Drunk driving or driving under the influence of drugs
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have been seriously injured in a car accident, you should speak with a dedicated attorney who has handled these cases in the past.
You may be left with a wide array of questions after a car accident that only a skilled Atlanta car accident attorney can help you answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your claim make it to trial or will it be settled beforehand? These are questions that you will be able to answer with the assistance of an Atlanta personal injury attorney.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you after a life-altering Georgia car accident. We understand that becoming involved in a car accident can be overwhelming and leave you in a difficult position. Our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way as you are navigating the Georgia legal system for the first time. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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