Buckhead, GA (February 20, 2023) – Before 3:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, February 20, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Buckhead.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of GA-400 near the area of exit 2, Lenox Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the center lane of traffic when they became involved in a multi-vehicle collision due to reasons that are not entirely known. This caused extensive damage to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. It was reported that multiple parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their current conditions are not entirely known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic after the collision. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts and sympathies go out to the parties affected by this accident. We hope that all injured parties receive a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Motor vehicle collisions have been, unfortunately, increasing on our roads over recent years in the state of Georgia. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that 331,000 car accidents happened throughout the state of Georgia, leading to injuries in over 125,000 individuals. While some car accidents are simple fender-benders, others can sometimes be incredibly severe and life-altering in nature. Some accidents can leave you seriously injured and with damages that you may not be able to face on your own. Because of this, it is essential that you have help from an attorney that you can trust after a car accident.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to endure entirely on your own. Having experienced legal counsel on your side can help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. It is up to you to show that a responsible party engaged in reckless acts that led to your accident, such as any of the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
You may wonder how you can increase your chances of moving forward with a successful personal injury claim. This is doable with the experienced and dedicated help of a Buckhead car accident attorney on your side.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. We will make every effort to ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward the compensation that you deserve for an array of aspects. These include medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We will stand by your side as you navigate the complex legal system during these challenging times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Buckhead at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you.
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 incorrect information, 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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