Marietta, GA (March 10, 2023) – Before 10:30 a.m. on the morning of Friday, March 10, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Marietta.
According to Marietta Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Powers Ferry Road and Terrell Mill Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and tow trucks were called to the scene to remove the vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked at the intersection for some time after the accident. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face, but is a horrific reality that hundreds of thousands of individuals are forced to face each year in Georgia. In just 2020 alone, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that approximately 125,000 people were seriously injured in car accidents in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents happen at intersections due to a wide array of reasons, which include the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and driving
- Driving under the influence
- Disobeying road signs, including posted speed limits
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have been hurt in a collision, speaking with an attorney is in your best interests.
It can be extremely difficult to face a car accident entirely on your own. You may wonder where you can turn after an accident, which is why you should speak with a Marietta car accident attorney as soon as possible. An attorney will be able to help you from start to finish when it comes to your claim. They can help you answer any questions that you have during these challenging times. Speaking with a Marietta personal injury lawyer is in your best interests as you move forward.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. The insurance company might try to do whatever they can to deny your claim or offer you much less than you deserve after an accident. An attorney will not let you miss out on opportunities when it comes to your claim. We will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone following a collision. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Marietta at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for 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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