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November 7, 2022

Rome, GA – Injury Accident at Shorter Ave & Huffaker Rd Intersection 

Rome, GA (November 7, 2022) – Before 8 a.m. on the morning of Friday, November 4, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Rome. 

According to Rome Police Department officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Shorter Avenue and Huffaker Road. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly collided with each other after entering the intersection. The two vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the collision. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were trapped in their vehicle and had to be extricated by fire crews. The parties were then taken to local hospitals for treatment of severe injuries. Their current conditions are not yet known. 

Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked at the intersection for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene so traffic could resume as normal. 

No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues. 

Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.

Car Accidents in Georgia

It is not uncommon for you to be involved in a car accident once or twice in your lifetime, if not more. From the moment that you get behind the wheel of a car, your life could be turned upside-down by an unexpected car accident. This is the reality that hundreds of thousands of people face every single year within the state. In 2020 alone, it was reported that over 125,000 people were hurt in car accidents in Georgia caused by the carelessness of others. The truth is, most of these accidents are preventable but continue to happen every hour of the day, leaving victims with questions. 

It is not always easy to get back on your feet after a car accident in Georgia. Luckily, with the help of a Rome car accident attorney, you can ensure that your rights are being protected during these difficult times in your life. This is especially beneficial if you have sustained serious injuries in an accident, including any of the following:

  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Neck and back injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Fractures

These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital, as well as cause them to miss out on vital time in the workplace. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Rome personal injury attorney soon after your accident. 

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you get back on your feet after a life-altering car accident. Especially when an accident is not caused by you, you should have an attorney on your side who can help you by providing you with resources during these challenging times. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. Please contact a car accident attorney in Rome 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. 

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.