Marietta, GA – Rear-End Collision with Injuries on I-75 Near Delk Rd
Marietta, GA (August 13, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a rear-end collision that took place on a highway in Marietta on Friday afternoon, August 12.
According to local officials, the accident happened at 2:14 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Delk Road. A red passenger vehicle was traveling in the area and following a silver sedan too closely. The red sedan slammed into the back of the other sedan, leading to severe front-end damage. Both vehicles had to be towed away from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The road was blocked in the left lane of traffic for some time, which led to extensive delays.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of the accident at this time.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen constantly on our roads in the state of Georgia. In fact, in just one hour’s time, over 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. Facing a car accident can be an overwhelming experience that you are not prepared for. However, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of people face every year in Georgia. There are many common reasons for car accidents on Georgia roads, which include the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting and driving
- Fatigued driving
- Driving while under the influence
If you have been hurt in a car accident, speaking with an attorney is vital.
After a car accident, the first thing that you should be thinking about is how you will receive medical attention for your injuries. After you have sought medical attention, you should speak with a Marietta car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time. You will likely have questions that only an attorney will be able to help you answer in your time of need. This is why you should speak with a Marietta personal injury lawyer immediately.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. Attempting to move forward without an attorney is never easy to do and you may find that you are not successful as you try to do so. You deserve the best recovery as you work toward the financial compensation that you need to get back on your feet. These include damages such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Marietta at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you in your dire time of need.
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