Atlanta, GA (March 18, 2023) – On Saturday, March 18, in Atlanta, a car accident injured at least one person, per reports from officers with the Atlanta Police Department.
The collision happened on Interstate 75/85 northbound close to Exit 244 for University Avenue at around 9:15 p.m.
Following the collision, the road was stopped for a while the responding paramedics provided the injured parties with medical care. The severity and number of resulting injuries have not been determined. Paramedics assisted the accident victims before transporting them to local hospitals.
A current investigation is looking at what caused the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Georgia
A total of 330,000 crashes were reported in Georgia in 2020, resulting in 1,588 fatal auto accidents, 1,730 fatalities, and 125,000 injuries throughout the state. According to preliminary figures, Georgia saw 1,776 traffic fatalities in 2021, maintaining the state’s pattern of more dangerous roads.
Adding insult to injury, Georgia has the fourth-highest rate of fatal accidents despite having the eighth-highest population. Of course, it goes without saying that if you were hurt in a crash, it’s essential to speak with a lawyer to pursue legal action.
Due to the severity of your injuries, which may already be affecting your daily activities, you may not fully understand how claims are handled or what to anticipate when filing a personal injury claim. You should be ready to face difficulties you cannot resolve on your own. Insurance companies normally handle these claims and could take advantage of your lack of knowledge. In order to safeguard its own interests, the insurance company will use all of the facts at its disposal to present you with a claim offer that is as low as possible.
A personal injury attorney can assist you if you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence by filing an insurance claim or filing a lawsuit on your behalf to recover financial compensation for all of your expenses and other damages. Needless to say, you should hire a lawyer to protect your legal rights if you suffer serious injuries in a car accident. If your lawyer can demonstrate that the collision you were engaged in was brought on by the negligence or reckless driving of another vehicle, you have the legal right to pursue compensation for your injuries.
Consider hiring an Atlanta car accident lawyer to represent you rather than battling the insurance company on your own. As a result, your chances of winning a personal injury claim will dramatically increase. Monge & Associates will make every effort to ensure that you receive the financial support and medical attention needed for a full recovery.
You can start your personal injury claim for compensation with the help of an accomplished attorney, putting you that much closer to achieving a complete recovery. For a free legal consultation, contact our offices as soon as possible at 888-688-1924.
Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove a post if requested.
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