Fort Oglethorpe, GA – Street Racing Crash on Battlefield Pkwy Causes Injuries

Fort Oglethorpe, GA - Street Racing Crash on Battlefield Pkwy Causes Injuries

Fort Oglethorpe, GA (March 5, 2023) – There were reported injuries after a high-speed collision in Fort Oglethorpe on Saturday morning, March 4. 

At around 10:30 a.m., the crash was reported on Battlefield Parkway near Food City. The accident is believed to be involved street racing. Racing vehicles reportedly collided, and at least one person was injured. It is unknown how many people were involved in the collision, and the severity of the injuries was not reported. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Reckless Driving Collisions in Georgia

Fort Oglethorpe, GA - Street Racing Crash on Battlefield Pkwy Causes InjuriesReckless driving, which might include speeding or failing to pay attention to the road, is to blame for nearly one-third of fatal car accidents every year. In Georgia in 2013, 4% of accidents included a drunk driver. In both 2001 and 2007, alcohol had a significant effect on the outbreak. In 25% of cases involving drunk driving, the drivers who were involved in fatal accidents had blood alcohol levels of.08 or above. If you were hurt by a driver engaging in negligent behavior, you need to pursue a claim for compensation. 

You might not completely understand how claims are handled or what to expect when pursuing a personal injury claim due to the seriousness of your injuries, which may already be impacting your everyday activities. You should be prepared to encounter challenges that you are ill-equipped to handle on your own. These claims are typically handled by insurance companies, and they might take advantage of your inexperience. The insurance company will utilize all of its information to make you a claim offer that is as low as possible in order to protect its own interests.

If you have been hurt as a result of someone else’s negligence, a personal injury lawyer can help you by making an insurance claim or bringing a lawsuit on your behalf to obtain financial compensation for all of your bills and other damages. If you were seriously hurt in a car accident, you need to retain a lawyer to make sure that all of your legal rights are upheld. You have the legal right to seek compensation for your injuries if your attorney can show that the collision you were involved in was caused by the negligence or reckless driving of another vehicle.

If you suffered serious injuries in a car accident, you can rely on Monge & Associates‘ legal aid to manage your personal injury claim. Our track record of success demonstrates both our capacity for success and our dedication to every case we take on. As we have experience assisting crash victims in obtaining financial compensation for their injuries following a car accident, you can rely on us to assist you with your claim. We are here to assist you at every step of the process to make sure that you can recover from your injuries and other accident-related losses. To discuss your case with a Fort Oglethorpe automobile accident lawyer, call our offices at 888-688-1924 right away.

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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