Ringgold, GA (March 16, 2023) – A rollover accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Ringgold on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 15.
According to Catoosa County officials, the accident happened at 3 p.m. at the intersection of GA-151 and East Nickajack Road. Police confirmed that a driver was traveling in the area when they suddenly lost control of their vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicle crashed off the side of the road, overturning.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Ringgold responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A total of two people were pulled from the vehicle and sustained injuries. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not entirely known at this time.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time following the accident. This led to extensive delays until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with any new information as it becomes available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this collision.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout Georgia every year. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas, but intersections are some of the most common places for harm. Millions of car crashes happen every year in these areas, taking on many different forms. Rollovers are some of the most catastrophic accidents that occur at intersections each year. Although only close to 2% of car accidents are deemed rollovers, these accidents tend to lead to some of the most severe injuries. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
Many innocent individuals are left wondering where they can turn after Georgia car accidents each year. These accidents tend to lead to severe injuries, especially in the event of a rollover crash. Some of these injuries include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital for an extended period of time. On top of this, they could cause you to miss out on crucial time at work. If you have sustained harm in a car accident, it is imperative that you seek the immediate help of a Georgia car accident attorney.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you move forward after a serious collision. We are committed to helping you from start to finish when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. These include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. You should never have to stand alone after a collision that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do to help you.
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