Grovetown, GA (February 22, 2023) – One person sustained serious injuries in a motorcycle accident that took place in Grovetown on Wednesday afternoon, February 22.
According to local officials, the accident happened at 4:20 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-20 close to the Horizon Parkway. Police confirmed that a motorcyclist was traveling in the area when it was suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not fully known. The motorcyclist was severely damaged in the accident.
Several Grovetown responders, including EMS crews and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been formally identified, was injured and treated on the scene by EMS crews. They were then rushed to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their condition is not known at this time.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time after the accident. The scene was fully cleared by police at 5:25 p.m.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to take a moment to offer our warmest sympathies to the motorcyclist recovering from injuries caused by this accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Nobody anticipates that they will become involved in a motorcycle collision. However, this is the reality that many individuals face in both Georgia and the rest of the United States each year. Because motorcyclists have no protection from harm when involved in collisions with passenger vehicles, they are likely to become seriously injured or killed in an accident. Motorcycle accidents have actually increased in Georgia in recent years. In 2019, it was reported that 170 people lost their lives in these collisions. If you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident in Georgia or sustained injuries in one of these accidents, it is crucial that you seek legal help.
Trends and statistics show that motorcycle accidents are, unfortunately, on the rise throughout Georgia. Being hurt in one of these accidents can affect your life in many ways, which is why it is crucial that you seek help from our Atlanta-based motorcycle accident lawyer. Many serious injuries stem from life-altering motorcycle collisions, such as the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Road rash injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital for some time or affect their ability to return to work. If your life has been impacted by a serious motorcycle crash, you should speak with a personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have been hurt in serious motorcycle accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to get back on your feet after one of these accidents, which is why we offer to stand by your side when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward the damages that you deserve during these complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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