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May 16, 2022

Jonesboro, GA – Injury Crash at Tara Blvd & Upper Riverdale Rd Intersection

Jonesboro, GA (May 16, 2022) – At 7 a.m. on the morning of Monday, May 16, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Jonesboro. 

Information provided by local officials showed that the accident happened at the intersection of Tara Boulevard and Upper Riverdale Road. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, which caused them to collide with each other. It is believed that one of the vehicles may have went through a red light. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision. 

Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their identities and conditions are not yet known. 

The left lane of traffic was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time. Police confirmed that there were slight delays until the scene was cleared. 

No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents have been increasing on our roads in the state of Georgia over the years. In just one hour’s time in Georgia, over 70 car accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen within seconds in many areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. These areas are highly dangerous and a home for a large percentage of accidents every year. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you may have many different questions regarding your claim. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time. 

The aftermath of a Georgia car accident can be daunting and confusing. You may be devastated by an accident, wondering who will help you pay the bills and how you will support your family during this difficult time. This is especially true if you have sustained severe injuries in your accident, including the following: 

  • Neck and back injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Paralysis

The injuries that stem from a car accident can affect your life for years to come, which is why you should speak with a Jonesboro personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. 

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time, working toward the compensation you deserve. Please do not hesitate to 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.

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.