Atlanta, GA – Van Crash with Serious Injuries on I-20 Near Hamilton E Holmes Dr
Last updated Saturday, February 4th, 2023
Atlanta, GA (January 30, 2023) – At 10:39 a.m. on the morning of Monday, January 30, a car accident involving a van and at least one other vehicle happened in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Hamilton E. Holmes Drive. Police confirmed that a van was traveling in the area when it became involved in a collision with at least one other vehicle. The van got turned around in traffic and sustained front-end damages, leaving fuel and debris all over the highway in the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more individuals were harmed as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals by ambulances. Their conditions are not yet known.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Highway 78 as an alternate route for those headed into Downtown Atlanta.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident at this time.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties injured in this collision.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen frequently throughout Georgia, more than ever before. Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in Georgia car accidents each year due to the reckless acts of others. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents within the state. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are some of the most common places for harm where many negligent acts take place every day. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you will have to prove that another party is to blame for your collision. This is not always easy, which is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to endure. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries as a result of your accident, including any of the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Organ damage
The injuries that stem from a car accident can be draining and leave you in a difficult position. If you have sustained harm in a car accident, you should always act quickly. It is imperative that you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after your life has been turned upside-down due to a Georgia car accident. We have assisted many victims of car accidents over the years and will provide you with the resources that you need to be successful in your claim. We will help you seek the best resolution in your claim as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Our attorneys will help you negotiate during these difficult and complex times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
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