Atlanta, GA (November 11, 2022) – A car collision at a crossroads in the Atlanta region on Friday, November 11, left many persons injured.
According to Atlanta Police Department authorities, the incident occurred at 5:30 p.m. local time on southbound I-85 close to Pleasant Hill Road and Highway 316. Accident investigators have yet to determine what caused two cars that were moving close together to arrive at the crossing at the same time and collision. All of the automobiles were severely damaged in the collision.
Paramedics, firefighters, and other emergency personnel were sent to the area. Unidentified individual reportedly received emergency medical care at Gwinnett Medical Center for serious injuries.
The intensity of the collision caused the traffic to get backed up for a considerable amount of time. Residents and other drivers were advised by police to stay away from the area until the situation was resolved.
The causes of the accident are still being looked at as of this writing.
Our thoughts are with all injured victims and their families.
Georgia Injury-Causing Crashes
In recent years, the demand for medical care in hospitals throughout Georgia has been significantly impacted by automobile accidents. These events often happen as a consequence of other people’s carelessness. In Georgia, it’s estimated that in just one hour, more than 70 car accidents occurred as a result of other people’s recklessness. Your whole life might change in a matter of seconds in a car accident. It could be challenging to handle an automobile accident’s aftermath by yourself. Fortunately, you do have legal alternatives if you speak with a reliable attorney after a vehicle accident.
Being left to handle a vehicle accident’s aftermath alone may be quite stressful. It is thus in your best interests to get in touch with a knowledgeable Atlanta automobile accident attorney. An attorney may assist you in a number of ways, such as by assisting you in collecting proof for your case and making sure you stick to all deadlines. They might also assist you in demonstrating how the following factors affected your crash: first, a motorist owes you a duty of care, which is an obligation to others on the roadway.
By causing your accident, the motorist neglected their obligations or their duty of care; what’s more, the incident in question had negative effects, including injuries.
After an accident, it’s crucial to discuss your legal options with a knowledgeable Atlanta pedestrian accident lawyer.
For many years, Monge & Associates has been a steadfast advocate for those injured in car accidents. We will diligently pursue all of your accident-related compensation claims. After an accident, you can rely on our staff to be there for you and address any queries you may have. Since we believe you shouldn’t have to deal with an accident on your own, we will help you get the money to which you are entitled. Call (888) 688-1924 to speak with an auto accident lawyer about your legal choices and rights.
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