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March 17, 2022

Marietta, GA – Injuries Reported in Truck Accident in NB Lanes of I-75

Marietta, GA (March 17, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a truck accident that took place on a major highway in Marietta on Thursday morning, March 17. 

According to local officials, the accident happened around 6:26 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 261, Delk Road. A tractor-trailer was traveling in the area when it became involved in a collision with one or more passenger vehicles due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles sustained heavy damages as a result of the accident. 

Paramedics and numerous other responders, including Marietta fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not known at this time.

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in all lanes for an extended period of time. Police issued a red alert and urged those in the area to avoid the highway for some time.

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. 

Truck Accidents in Georgia

Tractor-trailer accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents that happen on our roads in Georgia. Every year in the entirety of the U.S., it is estimated that approximately 110,000 people are seriously injured in truck-related accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Truck accidents can almost always be prevented but continue to happen due to careless drivers, companies, and more. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a truck accident, you have options. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. 

Being hurt in a truck accident can be a difficult thing to face. This is especially true because truck accident claims can be extremely complex and challenging to face on your own. Having the assistance of a Marietta truck accident lawyer on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected when you need it the most. Many parties could prove to be at fault for your truck accident, including the following: 

  • Truck drivers
  • Trucking companies
  • Manufacturers
  • Cargo loaders

If you have sustained injuries as a result of a truck accident, you should speak with a Marietta personal injury attorney as soon as possible. 

Marietta Truck Accident Attorneys

At Monge & Associates, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious truck accidents over the years. If you believe that a truck driver was inattentive or acting otherwise negligently, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past. We will guide you in the right direction when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys will help you work toward the results that you deserve in your dire time of need. Please contact a truck accident attorney in Marietta at (678) 832-0585 for more information on how we can help 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. 

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.