Conyers, GA – Ambulance Accident Leads to Injuries in Four on GA-138
Last updated Friday, March 10th, 2023
Conyers, GA (March 9, 2023) – Around 12:13 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, March 9, an ambulance accident happened on a major roadway in Conyers.
According to Conyers Police, the accident happened on GA-138 near another intersection that has not yet been named. Police confirmed that an ambulance was on its way to a call and had its lights and sirens activated. Another vehicle in the area failed to yield to the ambulance, causing both vehicles to collide. The ambulance flipped over in the middle of the intersection, and the passenger vehicle sustained immense front-end damage.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A total of four people sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time after the accident. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
Georgia State Patrol officials continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
We want to take this opportunity to offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Ambulance Accidents in Georgia
Ambulance drivers are known for being some of the safest operators in the entire U.S. They are tasked with taking those sick and in need to hospitals in a speedy amount of time, as well as safely as possible. However, each year in the U.S., statistics claim that approximately 6,500 ambulance accidents take place. About 35% of these accidents lead to injuries or fatalities in at least one occupant. Being hurt in an ambulance crash can be a traumatic experience. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of an ambulance accident can impact your life in many ways. These accidents are capable of causing severe injuries, such as some of the following:
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Organ damage
- Spinal cord injuries
- Broken bones
When you know that another party is liable for your accident and these injuries, you have options. It is up to you as an injured party to show that the other party is to blame for your collision. Though this is not always easy to do, there are options available for you. Speaking with a Conyers personal injury attorney can help you get back on your feet.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to assist you and your family after a life-altering accident, no matter the circumstances leading up to it. We will study the facts of your case and determine who is at fault for your crash. On top of this, our attorneys will ensure that you comply with all deadlines in your claim so that you never miss out on any opportunities. You may find that you are eligible for many different types of compensation at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a personal injury attorney in Conyers at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you
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