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May 10, 2022

Duluth, GA – Dump Truck Accident Leads to Injuries in SB Lanes of I-85

Duluth, GA (May 10, 2022) – A dump truck accident with injuries took place on a highway in Duluth on Tuesday morning, May 10. 

According to reports issued by local authorities, the accident happened around 7 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Pleasant Hill Road. A dump truck was traveling in the area when it collided with a passenger vehicle on the highway due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the crash sustained heavy damages. 

Local fire crews and paramedics responded to the scene to offer assistance to those involved in the crash. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result. 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. Police quickly worked to clear the scene. 

Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. 

Our thoughts go out to those injured in the accident with hopes of their full recovery.

Truck Accidents in Georgia

Every year, hundreds to thousands of people are seriously injured in truck accidents in the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., 110,000 people sustained serious injuries as a result of truck accidents in Georgia. Because of the force involved in truck accidents combined with the fact that trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, truck accidents can be incredibly catastrophic and devastating. Truck accident claims are known for being more complex than many other claims that are brought following an accident. If you have sustained injuries as a result of one of these accidents, you may wonder where you can turn. Having the assistance of an attorney on your side can benefit you in many ways. 

Truck accidents are capable of causing extensive harm, which is why an injured party should be prepared to speak with a Duluth truck accident attorney that they can trust. There are many serious injuries that stem from truck accidents, including the following: 

  • Catastrophic brain injury
  • Neck and back injuries
  • Disfigurement and scarring
  • Paralysis

In the worst cases, those involved in truck accidents can even lose their lives. You should be entitled to a full recovery after you have been hurt in a truck accident. This is why it is vital that you speak with a skilled Duluth personal injury lawyer in your time of need. 

At Monge & Associates, our attorneys will ensure that your rights are being protected after a truck accident. We will work diligently to ensure that you receive the full and fair compensation that you deserve. We will stand up for your rights against a trucking company’s big-name insurance company. Our attorneys are here for you in your time of need, committing ourselves to your claim and compassionately guiding you through the Georgia legal process. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you should act immediately. Please do not hesitate to contact a truck accident attorney in Duluth at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how our attorneys 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.