Lithonia, GA – Car Crash at Lithonia Industrial Blvd & Hillandale Rd Intersection
Lithonia, GA (August 18, 2022) – Around 8:05 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, August 18, a car accident with injuries occurred at a Lithonia intersection.
According to local officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Lithonia Industrial Boulevard and Hillandale Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area just north of I-20 when the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. This led to extensive damage to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were treated at the scene by EMS crews and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police urged those in the area to use alternate routes until the scene was cleared.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision at this time.
We offer our warmest thoughts to those injured as a result of this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
From the moment that you get behind the wheel of a car, you never expect that you will become involved in a serious collision. You likely expect that other parties will pay close attention to the roads around them so that accidents do not occur. The majority of accidents that happen on our roads happen as a result of irresponsible acts caused by others. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in Georgia car accidents due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a skilled attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Facing a car accident on your own can be incredibly difficult, which is why you should speak with a Lithonia car accident attorney as soon as possible after an accident. An attorney will be able to play a huge role in your claim from start to finish. They will be able to show that the following aspects were present in your case:
- A driver owed a duty of care
- A driver breached the duty of care
- The breach of duty led to the accident
- The accident led to injuries and other damages
You should speak with a skilled Lithonia personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident that is not your fault.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout Georgia over the years. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Having the help of an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected and that all of your burning questions are being answered. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Lithonia at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist 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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