Hiram, GA (February 2, 2023) – At 6:19 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, January 31, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Hiram. According to Paulding County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Jimmy Lee Smith Parkway and Greenfield Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another.
The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident. Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not entirely known.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for about an hour as police worked to clear the scene. This led to delays in the area for some time. No further details have been released.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We offer our warmest sympathies to those injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every year, more car accidents happen in Georgia than in many other states throughout the U.S. In just 2020 alone, it was reported by the Georgia Department of Transportation that approximately 125,000 people were seriously injured in Georgia car accidents. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas, but intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places for harm.
In one recent year’s time, about 50% of injury and fatality accidents occurred at intersections. If you have been seriously injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with a dedicated attorney that you can trust. After being hurt in a car accident, you need a fierce advocate on your side who can help you with many aspects of your claim. Speaking with a Hiram car accident lawyer can ensure that your rights are protected after a collision. An attorney will be able to help you with some of the following aspects:
- Representation from start to finish in your legal claim
- Working with legal experts who can help with your claim
- Helping you to comply with deadlines
- An investigation into every aspect of your accident
You should always be prepared to seek the help of a Hiram personal injury lawyer after an accident. At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. The insurance adjuster might refuse to offer you the best deal possible when it comes to your claim.
On top of this, your claim could be completely denied, leaving you in a challenging position that you are not prepared for. Our attorneys will help you every step of the way as you work toward compensation during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Hiram at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you.
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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