Dunwoody, GA – Injuries Reported in Collision in EB Lanes of I-285
Dunwoody, GA (September 24, 2022) – A car accident that led to serious injuries was reported on a major highway in Dunwoody on Friday evening, September 23.
According to Dunwoody Police Department officials, the accident happened after 5:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other in the eastbound lanes of traffic due to unknown reasons, leading to extensive damage.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Dunwoody responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The center lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible so traffic could return to normal.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
We offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have quickly become a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia over recent years. These accidents occur every hour of the day throughout the state. In just one hour’s time, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 70 car crashes occur due to the reckless acts of others. The truth is, a large percentage of car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to careless acts. Having your life turned upside-down due to a car accident can leave you feeling alone and confused. This is why you should speak with a skilled attorney soon after an accident.
Moving forward after a serious car accident is never easy to do, which is why you should speak with a Dunwoody car accident attorney that you can rely on. An attorney will be able to answer any of the following questions that you may have:
- What evidence is necessary to ensure that you hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in a collision?
- What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a case?
- Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial?
These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a skilled Dunwoody personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have sustained immense harm in a car accident that was caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need it the most. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone after a serious collision. Please contact a car accident attorney in Dunwoody at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available 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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