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June 28, 2022

Covington, GA – Injuries Reported in Car Crash in WB Lanes of I-20

Covington, GA (June 28, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place on a major roadway in Covington on Tuesday morning, June 28. 

According to local officials, the accident happened around 5:16 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of exit 88, Almon Road. One or more vehicles were traveling in the westbound lanes of traffic when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene. 

Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. 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, which led to delays for some time. 

No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. 

Our thoughts go out to the parties who have sustained injuries as a result of the accident. We hope for their full recoveries at this time. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in Georgia car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In just 2020 alone, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that approximately 331,000 car accidents occurred, with over 125,000 of them leading to injuries. Car accidents occur on our major highways due to many different reasons, including the following: 

  • Distracted driving, including texting or fiddling with the radio
  • Speeding
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Falling asleep at the wheel

If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

You may wonder where you can turn after a car accident, which is why you should speak with a Covington car accident attorney on your side. You may wonder if you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your case. They can help you gather necessary evidence, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. You should speak with a dedicated Covington personal injury lawyer who can help you along the way. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We will ensure that your claim is handled properly as you work toward every stage. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own, which is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible. We are here for you in your dire time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Covington at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help 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. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.