Decatur, GA – Injury Collision at Scott Blvd & Church St Intersection
Last updated Wednesday, March 22nd, 2023
Decatur, GA (March 21, 2023) – Injuries stemmed from a car accident that took place at an intersection in Decatur on the afternoon of Tuesday, March 21.
According to Decatur Police, the accident happened around 12:48 p.m. at the intersection of Scott Boulevard and Church Street. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. One of the vehicles was struck so forcefully that it ended up off the side of the road.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Many people are injured in car accidents every day in Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. Though a car accident can happen virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you have options. Speaking with an attorney is in your best interests during these difficult times.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face entirely on your own. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you can only answer with the help of a Decatur car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your case, such as the following:
- Gathering evidence that you need to prove that one or more parties are liable for your accident
- Helping you to comply with deadlines in your case
- Answering any legal questions that you have
It is not always easy to get back on your feet after a collision. This is why you should speak with a Decatur personal injury attorney as soon as possible as you move forward.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after you have been hurt in a serious car accident in Georgia. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system and work toward the results you deserve. We will help you obtain the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and more. Please contact a car accident attorney in Decatur at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do 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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