Newnan, GA – Rollover Crash with Injuries on I-85 Near Sharpsburg-McCollum Rd
Last updated Friday, March 10th, 2023
Newnan, GA (March 10, 2023) – A rollover collision with injuries took place on a major roadway in Newnan on the morning of Friday, March 10.
According to Coweta County officials, the accident happened around 9:13 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Sharpsburg-McCollum Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling on the highway when they collided with each other, causing one of the vehicles to overturn. The vehicles involved were extensively damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more parties were hurt in the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not entirely known.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police urged those traveling through to use Highway 29 as an alternate route.
No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties injured as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have quickly become a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia over recent years. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of unsuspecting individuals in the hospital each year. Though car accidents take on many forms, rollovers are known for being some of the most traumatic and life-altering types of accidents. These accidents not only tend to lead to extensive damages in vehicles but also cause serious injuries in victims every year. About 2% of car accidents are deemed rollovers but a large percentage of these accidents lead to injuries. If your life has been altered due to a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with a skilled lawyer as soon as possible.
Many individuals are seriously injured in Georgia car accidents each year. These victims should know that there are options available and that speaking with a Newnan car accident attorney can be incredibly beneficial. This is especially true if you, as an injured victim, have sustained some of the following severe injuries:
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries can range from minor to severe in nature, affecting every aspect of your life. With the help of a Newnan personal injury lawyer, you can move forward and ensure that your rights are being protected in the midst of a personal injury claim.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents in Georgia. We understand that there could be a long road to recovery before you, which is why we will handle the stressful aspects of your claim for you. You deserve to be fairly compensated for the damages that you have sustained in the midst of a collision that was not your fault. Our attorneys are here for you during these challenging times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Newnan at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you.
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