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April 30, 2022

Covington, GA – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries on I-20 Near Almon Rd 

Covington, GA (April 30, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a multi-vehicle collision that took place on a Covington highway on Saturday morning, April 30. 

According to Newton County officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-20 around the area of exit 88, Almon Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other in the eastbound lanes due to unknown reasons. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the crash.

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. Their identities and conditions are not known at this time. 

All lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Old Covington Highway as an alternate route. 

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents every year in Georgia. In 2020, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that approximately 331,000 car accidents took place within the entire state. Out of these accidents, over 125,000 led to injuries. These accidents happen due to many different reasons on our highways, including the following: 

  • Distracted driving
  • Intoxicated driving
  • Speeding
  • Drowsy driving

If you have been hurt in a car accident, you will have to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. This is not easy to do on your own. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can rely on in your time of need. 

Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways that you may not be prepared to face on your own. You may have a variety of questions that only a Covington car accident attorney will be able to answer. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you gather necessary evidence in your claim, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. You should speak with a Covington personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident that is not your fault. 

Covington Car Accident Attorneys

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you after you have sustained injuries in a car crash that is not your fault. Having the help of a dedicated attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system in Georgia for the first time. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after an accident that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Covington at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options. 

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.