Lookout Mtn, GA – Rollover Crash with Injuries at GA-157 & Barnes Rd 

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Lookout Mountain, GA (April 30, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a rollover accident that took place at an intersection on Lookout Mountain. 

According to local Dade County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of GA-157 and Barnes Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. One of the vehicles rolled over. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene. 

Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known. 

The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene. 

No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents have been increasing on our roads steadily over recent years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In 2020, the Georgia Department of Transportation confirmed that approximately 125,000 people were injured in car accidents due to negligent acts. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year in the U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents took place at intersections. These accidents happen due to many common reasons, including the following: 

  • Driver distractions
  • Intoxication
  • Speeding
  • Drowsy driving

If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Facing a car accident on your own can be a confusing time in your life. Because of this, you should have the help of a Lookout Mountain car accident lawyer on your side who can help you. An attorney will be able to help you gather necessary evidence in your claim, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. On top of this, they can help you answer any questions that you may have. You should speak with a Lookout Mountain personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after a serious accident.

Lookout Mountain Car Accident Attorneys

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you move forward 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 the event of an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident that is not your fault. Please contact a car accident attorney in Lookout Mountain 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.

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