Fairburn, GA – Injury Accident at Roosevelt Hwy & Bishop Rd Intersection
Fairburn, GA (May 16, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Fairburn on Monday morning, May 16.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 6:44 a.m. at the intersection of Roosevelt Highway and Bishop Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to unknown reasons. It is believed that one of the vehicles turned in front of the other, causing the forceful collision. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in one or more lanes but police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are extended to those who sustained injuries as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
When a driver is careless behind the wheel, a car accident can occur within seconds. Unfortunately, this is the reality that far too many people face every year. In one year’s time, in fact, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that approximately 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents happen in many areas but some of the most dangerous collisions occur at our intersections. In one recent year, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the U.S. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. If you have been hurt in a collision and know that another party is to blame, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust immediately.
Speaking with a Fairburn car accident attorney is one of the best ways that you can come to terms with a car accident. Having the help of a Fairburn car accident attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial. An attorney will have the tools that are necessary to show that another party is at fault for your accident. They can help you show the following aspects:
- A driver owed you a duty of care
- The duty of care was breached
- The breach in duty led to your accident
- The accident led to injuries and other damages
You have many options after an accident and should speak with a Fairburn personal injury lawyer immediately.
Because the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face, our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help when you need it the most. We have the resources and tools that are needed to be successful in your claim. Our attorneys will help you work toward the justice and compensation that you deserve at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Fairburn at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your options 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.