Fort Oglethorpe, GA (November 21, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Fort Oglethorpe on the morning of Monday, November 21.
According to Catoosa County officials, the accident happened at 7:21 a.m. at the intersection of Cloud Springs Road and Colony Circle. Police arrived at the scene and discovered that two vehicles entered the intersection simultaneously, causing them to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Several local responders, including Fort Oglethorpe paramedics, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, the road was blocked at the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues. Police will update when more information becomes available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
When somebody acts in a careless fashion at the wheel, your life could be turned upside-down. Though nobody ever expects to become injured in a car accident, this is the tragic reality that far too many individuals face each year. In just 2020 alone, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that over 125,000 people were injured in Georgia collisions. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In one recent year in the entire U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents happened at intersections. If you or someone you love has been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Moving forward after a car accident can affect your life in many ways. You may have a wide array of questions that you can only answer with the help of an Atlanta car accident lawyer on your side. These include some of the following:
- What evidence is necessary to show that one or more parties are to blame for your accident?
- What deadlines do you need to meet if you want to be successful in moving forward with a claim?
- 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 Fort Oglethorpe personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to assist you after your life has been impacted by a Georgia car accident. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on both emotional and financial levels. On top of this, you are now dealing with physical injuries that you have not faced in the past. Our attorneys are here for you every step of the way as you move forward with your claim. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Fort Oglethorpe at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist you.
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