Newnan, GA – Injury Accident at Hwy 34 & Sharpsburg McCollum Rd Intersection
Newnan, GA (September 18, 2022) – One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of a car accident that took place at a Newnan intersection on Sunday morning, September 18.
According to Coweta officials, the accident happened around 1:34 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 34 and Sharpsburg McCollum Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time and collided with one another. The involved vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the accident.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
The intersection was partially blocked for an extended period of time after the accident. Police urged those in the area to use Baker Road as an alternate route.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every day, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in Georgia car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In just 2020, in fact, the Georgia Department of Transportation estimated that over 125,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Though car accidents happen in many areas, intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, such as the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to do entirely on your own. You may wonder where you can turn during these challenging times, which is why you should speak with a Newnan car accident attorney as soon as possible. An attorney will be well-versed in Georgia accident laws and provide you with the resources that you need during these difficult times. Having the assistance of an attorney on your side can lessen the stress that you may be feeling in your accident. This is why you should speak with a Newnan personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to get back on your feet after an accident, especially if you have not faced one in the past. Our attorneys will assist you every step of the way as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. We will stand by your side in your dire time of need. Please contact a car accident attorney in Newnan at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options you have at this time.
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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