Jonesboro, GA – Car Crash with Injuries at Tara Blvd & Upper Riverdale Rd
Jonesboro, GA (May 24, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car crash that took place at an intersection in Jonesboro on Tuesday morning, May 24.
According to local officials, the accident happened around 8:16 a.m. at the intersection of Tara Boulevard and Upper Riverdale Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with one another. The vehicles sustained severe damage and were towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Most lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. This led to delays for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the multiple victims who have been hurt in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout Georgia. Though many of these accidents are mere fender-benders, others are incredibly significant in nature. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in a wide array of areas but intersections are among the most dangerous and common. There are many reasons for car accidents that occur at our intersections, including the following:
- Driver distractions such as texting and driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have been hurt in a car accident and wonder what options you have, it is in your best interests to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Being hurt in a car accident can be a challenging thing to face on your own. You may be left with a wide array of questions that only a Jonesboro car accident attorney can answer. An attorney can play a huge role in your claim. They can help you gather evidence that can be useful to you, as well as help you meet deadlines that are required as you move forward with a claim. Having an attorney on your side can make you aware of your rights as you navigate the legal system, which is why you should speak with a Jonesboro personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you after you have been hurt in a serious collision. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the path toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. You have many options after one of these accidents has taken place. Please contact a car accident attorney in Jonesboro at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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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