Canton, GA (March 18, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a serious car accident that took place on a highway in Canton on the evening of Saturday, March 18.
According to Canton officials, the accident happened around 9:50 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-575 around the area of Exit 4 before Canton Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling on wet roads when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision that led to extensive damages, leaving debris scattered all over the roadway.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other Canton responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. Multiple parties sustained injuries in the accident and were treated at the scene by EMS crews. The parties were then taken to local hospitals for further treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their family members.
Car Accidents Across Georgia
Car accidents happen hourly statewide in Georgia and beyond. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 65 to 70 car crashes happen every hour of the day within the state, which means that hundreds of collisions happen daily. Car accidents are common in many different areas, but highways are known for being some of the most common and dangerous.
Needless to say, speaking with a legal advocate is in your best interests if you have sustained harm in a car accident.
Moving forward with a car accident claim on your own can be exceedingly complex, which is why you should be prepared to speak with our Georgia car accident attorney soon after an accident. Filing a lawsuit is especially imperative if you have sustained any of the following serious injuries:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
Your injuries and other losses can affect your life for days, months, or even years to come. This is why you should speak with a dedicated personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you after a car accident that is not your fault. We will ensure that your rights are protected every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time.
Our attorneys are here for you during the most stressful moments so that you can take time to focus on your physical recovery. You have many options after a Georgia collision. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you.
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