Buford, GA – Two Cars Crash on I-985 at Hwy 20, Causing Injuries
Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023
Buford, GA (November 18, 2022) – Around 3:00 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, November 18, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Buford.
According to Buford officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-985 at Highway 20. It is believed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Buford responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Only a center lane of traffic was open after the accident. This led to delays until the scene was cleared by police.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have quickly become a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout Georgia over recent years. Every month, thousands of car accidents happen in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In just one year’s time, over 331,000 car accidents have taken place in Georgia.
In just 2020, these accidents injured 125,000 victims. Drivers who share our roads are supposed to pay close attention to their surroundings around them. However, they do not always do so, which is why car accidents happen in the blink of an eye every year. If your life has been affected by a car accident, it is important that you speak with a skilled attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Facing a car accident entirely on your own might not be an easy thing to do. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, which is why you should have the assistance of a Buford car accident attorney on your side who can help you. There are many serious injuries that tend to result from car accidents, such as the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Organ damage
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital for some time, as well as cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If your life has been affected by a car accident, you should speak with a knowledgeable Buford personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after a serious car accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial aspects. You should never have to worry about facing a car accident on your own. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Buford at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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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