Powder Springs, GA – Truck Crash with Injuries at Powder Springs Rd & Forest Hill Rd
Powder Springs, GA (October 24, 2022) – On the afternoon of Monday, October 24, a truck accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Powder Springs.
According to Powder Springs Police Department officials, the accident happened after 12:30 p.m. at the intersection of Powder Springs Road and Forest Hill Road. A large tractor-trailer was traveling through the intersection when the driver allegedly collided with one or more passenger vehicles. Though the exact circumstances of the accident are not yet known, the vehicles were badly damaged and debris was left all over the center of the intersection.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
All lanes of traffic were blocked and a red alert was issued in the area. Police urged those in the area to avoid the intersection until the scene was cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
What many people do not understand is that, once a truck accident happens, what happens afterward is incredibly important. Truck accidents are complex accidents that happen in the blink of an eye when truck drivers engage in careless acts. In one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were severely injured in truck accidents. Georgia is no stranger to these accidents, which sometimes happen within seconds. Because of the sheer size of trucks alone, there are many devastating consequences to truck accidents when they do happen. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you should speak with a dedicated attorney that you can trust.
Facing a truck accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Speaking with a Powder Springs truck accident attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected after a truck accident. Handling a truck accident claim can be a complicated ordeal, especially if you have not faced one of these accidents in the past. There are actually many parties who could be to blame for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Manufacturers of truck parts
- Cargo loaders
If you have been hurt in a truck crash, you should speak with a skilled Powder Springs personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here for you after a serious truck accident that is not your fault. No matter the circumstances of your claim or who is to blame for your accident, an attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim when you are struggling. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a truck 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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