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September 13, 2022

Lithonia, GA – Injuries Reported in Car Accident in EB Lanes of I-20

Lithonia, GA (September 13, 2022) – One or more parties were injured as a result of a car accident that took place on a highway in Lithonia on Tuesday evening, September 13. 

According to Lithonia officials, the accident happened around 6:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-20 near Turner Hill Road. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the eastbound lanes of traffic when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. It is believed that at least one of the vehicles lost control, leading to the collision. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were rushed to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries. 

The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic immediately following the crash. This led to delays in the area. 

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. 

Our thoughts are with the parties who have been hurt in this accident. We hope that they will receive a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents take place far too often within the state of Georgia every day. In just one hour’s time, in fact, approximately 70 car accidents took place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. Though a car accident can happen virtually anywhere, highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places for harm. Some of the most common causes for car accidents in Georgia include the following: 

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Georgia car accident entirely on their own. If your life has been impacted by a car accident, speaking with a Lithonia car accident attorney will help you to get back on your feet. An attorney will be able to help you show that a party is liable for your accident and help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. You should speak with a Lithonia personal injury attorney immediately after an accident so that you can get back on your feet. 

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you and your family after a serious car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. It can be difficult to get back on your feet after an accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Lithonia at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need. 

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.