Fort Oglethorpe, GA (March 14, 2023) – Two vehicles were involved in an injury accident that took place at a Fort Oglethorpe intersection on Tuesday, March 14.
According to Catoosa County officials, the accident happened before 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Battlefield Parkway and Fort Town Drive. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they simultaneously entered the intersection, causing them to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt in the accident and had to be treated at the scene by EMS crews. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
A large portion of the road was blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the collision remains ongoing. Police will update with new information as it is available.
We offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident. We hope that they will receive a speedy recovery from their injuries.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every month, thousands of car accidents happen in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. This means that thousands of people are hurt in collisions within the state every month. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that over 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents throughout the state. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to speeding, distracted driving, drunk driving, and many other negligent reasons. If you are somebody who has been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney immediately.
Being hurt in a Georgia car accident can affect your life in many ways, leaving you feeling alone and confused. These accidents can be incredibly severe in nature, causing some of the most life-altering injuries, such as the following:
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Spinal cord injuries
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries can affect your life for days, weeks, or even months. You may not be able to return to work for some time or engage in your favorite activities until you heal. Speaking with a car accident attorney can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times. Car accident lawsuits in Georgia can be incredibly complex and you’ll certainly benefit from the guidance of an experienced attorney.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. We will help you show that one or more parties are at fault for your accident so that you can move forward with a successful claim. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you and your family 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.
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