Carrollton, GA – Car Crash with Injuries at GA-166 & Bankhead Hwy
Last updated Thursday, March 9th, 2023
Carrollton, GA (March 8, 2023) – Before 6:30 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, March 8, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Carrollton.
According to Carroll County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of GA-166 and Bankhead Highway. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with one another in the middle of the intersection. One of the vehicles, identified as a white pickup truck, was badly damaged in the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. EMS crews were seen in the area assisting those injured in the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were then taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The intersection was partially blocked until police were able to clear the scene. There were slight delays until the scene was cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing. Police will update with more information as it is available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every day, hundreds of individuals are hurt in Georgia car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These victims never get behind the wheel of a car and expect that they will become involved in a car accident caused by another party. A car accident can happen anywhere, but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 50% of injury and fatality accidents happened at intersections, making them some of the most common places for accidents. If you are somebody who has sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to face entirely on your own. Many victims are seen with serious injuries following a car accident that can affect their everyday lives. These include some of the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
On top of the daily activities that you might not be able to enjoy anymore, you might miss time at work and spend time recovering in the hospital. This can affect your life in many different ways. Speaking with a Carrollton car accident lawyer can help you during these challenging times.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you and your family after you have sustained immense harm in a Georgia car accident. We will fearlessly fight to protect your rights during one of the most difficult times in your life. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages, such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. You should never have to stand alone following a collision. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Carrollton at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you in your time of need.
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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