Marietta, GA – Injury Crash at Piedmont Rd & Canton Rd Intersection
Marietta, GA (August 17, 2022) – Around 7:59 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, August 17, a car accident with injuries took place in Marietta.
According to the Marietta Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Piedmont Road and Canton Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when police confirmed that they entered the intersection at the same time and collided with one another. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals, though their conditions have not yet been verified.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police confirmed that there were delays and asked parties to avoid the area until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released but police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Although a large percentage of serious car accidents happen on our highways in Georgia, these accidents can happen anywhere. It is important to note that intersections are some of the most common places for harm in the entire state of Georgia every year. In one recent year’s time throughout the entire U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents happened at intersections. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident at an intersection. Many people wrongfully assume that these accidents are always minor fender-benders but this is not always the case. If your life has been affected by a car accident, speaking with an attorney is in your best interests.
Where do you turn when you have been seriously injured in a car accident that was caused by another party? Many victims of car accidents will deal with catastrophic injuries that affect every aspect of their bodies and lives. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you are supposed to pay the bills that continue to pile up against you. On top of this, you may have a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. This is why you should speak with a Marietta personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have sustained injuries in a car accident. If you retain the help of an attorney, you know that you will be able to relax and have the resources that you need during these stressful times. Our attorneys will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Pain and suffering
- Lost income
- Therapy and rehabilitation costs
Please contact a car accident attorney in Marietta 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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