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May 16, 2022

Douglasville, GA – Motorcycle Accident with Injuries in WB Lanes of I-20

Douglasville, GA (May 16, 2022) – On Monday, May 16, a motorcycle accident with injuries took place on a major Douglasville highway. 

Information provided by Douglasville officials shows that a motorcycle was traveling in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of exit 36, Chapel Hill Road at the time of the crash. The motorcycle became involved in a serious collision with one or more other vehicles due to reasons that are not yet known. 

Officials confirmed that one or more local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were injured in the accident. The injured parties were treated at the scene and then taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. 

All lanes of traffic were blocked in the area, which led to delays for some time after the accident. Police urged those traveling through the area to use Highway 78 as an alternate route. A red alert was active in the area until police fully cleared the scene. 

No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident remains ongoing. 

Our thoughts are with the injured parties involved in this accident with hopes of a full recovery. 

Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia

Motorcycle accidents are known for being some of the most severe and even fatal accidents that occur on our roads in Georgia. In 2019, it was reported that a total of 170 individuals were killed in fatal motorcycle accidents throughout the state and many others were injured. Many individuals do not know how catastrophic a motorcycle accident can be until they have become involved in one. For many people, a motorcycle collision means permanent disability, ongoing medical care, and even death. If you have been seriously injured in one of these accidents, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust. 

Your life could be turned upside-down within seconds when it comes to being involved in a motorcycle accident. If you have sustained injuries in one of these accidents, you should have the help of a Douglasville motorcycle accident attorneyon your side who can assist you. Many severe injuries stem from motorcycle accidents every year, including the following: 

  • Road rash
  • Neck and back injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Internal organ damage

The injuries that result from one of these accidents can be incredibly severe and life-altering, which means that you should always move forward with a Douglasville personal injury attorney’s help. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys will stand by your side after an accident that is not your fault. The insurance company might try to do anything in their nature to make sure that you do not receive the compensation that you deserve at this time. Hiring a competent attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected after an accident that was caused by another party. Please contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Douglasville at (888) 688-1824 for more information on how we can assist 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.