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Last updated Wednesday, February 1st, 2023
Decatur, GA (January 24, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place on a highway in Decatur on the afternoon of Tuesday, January 24.
According to DeKalb County officials, the accident happened around 4 p.m. in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Panola Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles overturned as a result, leading to severe damages.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Multiple parties were hurt in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not entirely known.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police urged those in the area to use Covington Highway as an alternate route.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the parties injured as a result of this accident.
Every year, the number of car accidents that happen in the state of Georgia increases. Hundreds of thousands of serious accidents happen every year. In just 2020 alone, in fact, approximately 331,000 car accidents took place in Georgia, leading to injuries in over 125,000 individuals. Car accidents take on many forms but some of the most catastrophic accidents are rollover accidents. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. If you have sustained immense harm in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to endure. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you can only answer with the help of a Decatur car accident attorney on your side, such as the following:
These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Decatur personal injury lawyer on your side.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you every step of the way as you work toward compensation for an array of financial damages. You should never have to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. Please contact a car accident attorney in Decatur at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you at this time.
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.
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