Conyers, GA (February 10, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a serious car accident that took place on a highway in Conyers on the night of Friday, February 10. According to Conyers Police Department officials, the accident happened around 8:18 p.m. in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Sigman Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling on the highway when they suddenly became involved in a collision with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known.
The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the crash. Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Conyers responders were called to the scene to assist those with injuries. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
A large portion of the road was blocked in the area for some time. Police urged those in the area to use Old Covington Highway as an alternate route. No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
Police will update with more information as it becomes available.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the injured victims involved in this accident. We hope that they will have a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have been happening more frequently than ever before in the state of Georgia. These accidents happen every hour of the day within the state. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the outright carelessness of others. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons on our roads, which include the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and eating behind the wheel
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Driving under the influence
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
You have options after an accident and should speak with an attorney that you can trust. Many people do not know the detrimental effects of a car accident in Georgia until it has happened to them, forever turning their lives upside-down. An attorney will be able to help you answer many questions concerning your claim, from what evidence is necessary to what deadlines you will need to meet.
It is true that no amount of money can change the fact that you have been hurt in a car accident, though it can help you move forward financially. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a dedicated Atlanta, GA car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have sustained immense harm in a Georgia car accident. A car accident can have a long-lasting impact on your life, which is why our attorneys are here to help you move forward after an accident. We will help you work toward the compensation that you need to get back on your feet during these difficult times.
Please contact a car accident attorney 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 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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