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October 20, 2022

Pelham, GA – Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision on John Collins Rd 

Pelham, GA (October 20, 2022) – Two people sustained critical injuries in a two-vehicle collision that took place on a roadway in Pelham on Thursday afternoon, October 20. 

According to Pelham Police, the accident happened around 2:20 p.m. at 1500 John Collins Road. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided due to unknown reasons, causing one of the vehicles to strike a telephone pole. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and debris was left scattered all over the roadway in the area. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two people inside one of the vehicles sustained critical injuries in the accident. One of the victims was found lying on the road after the accident. The parties were airlifted to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not currently known. 

Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked in the area for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible. 

The investigation into the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available. 

We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the two victims involved in this accident with hopes of a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

The aftermath of a car accident can be a traumatic thing to face. However, this is the reality that so many parties are faced with each year in Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that over 70 collisions take place in Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to a wide array of common reasons, such as the following: 

  • Distracted driving, such as texting or eating behind the wheel
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Traveling over the speed limit
  • Falling asleep behind the wheel

If you have been hurt in a collision and know that another party is at fault, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible. 

After a car accident in Georgia, of course, the first thing that you must do is seek medical attention for your serious injuries. After this, it is wise that you reach out to a Pelham car accident attorney that you can trust. An attorney will take the load off of your case as you work on your physical recovery. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that all of your questions are being answered after an accident. This is why you should speak with a Pelham personal injury attorney immediately. 

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. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need them the most. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Pelham 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. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.