Powder Springs, GA – Injury Accident at Dallas Hwy & Poplar Springs Rd Intersection
Powder Springs, GA (July 2, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a serious car accident that took place at an intersection in Powder Springs on Friday morning, July 1.
According to Cobb County Police, the accident happened at 5:54 a.m. at the intersection of Dallas Highway and Poplar Springs Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when it is believed that they entered the intersection at the same time. This caused the vehicles to collide, which caused them to sustain severe damages.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more individuals, who have not yet been identified, were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were treated on scene by EMS crews. The parties were then rushed to local hospitals with unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene so traffic could return to normal.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We offer our thoughts to the parties injured as a result of the accident. We hope that they will receive a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents occur within seconds within the state of Georgia. Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in these accidents every single year. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 125,000 people were injured as a result of car accidents in the state. A car accident can happen anywhere but intersections are among the most common and dangerous places for collisions. Every year, about 50% of injury and fatality accidents take place at intersections. If you have sustained injuries in one of these accidents, it is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
You have many rights and options after a car accident. After you have sought medical attention for your injuries, speaking with a compassionate Powder Springs car accident lawyer can ensure that your rights are being protected. An attorney will be able to help you show that the following aspects were present in your case:
- A driver owed a duty of care
- The driver breached their duty of care
- The breach in duty led to the accident
- The accident led to damages and injuries
If you have been seriously injured in a car accident, you should speak with a Powder Springs personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. If you believe that your accident happened due to a driver that was acting negligently, you have many rights and options moving forward. Having our assistance on your side can lessen stress that you may be feeling. We will answer any questions that you may have after a collision. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a car accident attorney in Powder Springs 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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