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April 4, 2022

Rome, GA – Three Injured in Car Accident at Maple St & E 19th St 

Rome, GA (April 4, 2022) – Three people were injured in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Rome on Friday evening, April 1. 

According to Rome Police, the accident happened around 7 p.m. at the intersection of Maple Street and East 19th Street. A Chevrolet Tahoe was stopped at the intersection when the driver started to make a left turn. A CR-V came through the area traveling at a high rate of speed, striking the Tahoe on the left side as it entered the intersection. The CR-V also struck a Dodge Ram pickup truck that was stopped in the area. 

Paramedics and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Both the drivers of the Tahoe and the CR-V were rushed to Floyd Medical Center with a variety of injuries. The driver of the Ram was also hurt but refused treatment. 

The roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene. 

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with any information as it becomes available. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt as a result of car accidents in Georgia every year. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that over 125,000 people were hurt in these collisions due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents can happen virtually anywhere but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year, over 50% of car accidents leading to injuries and fatalities took place at intersections in the U.S. Georgia is no stranger to these catastrophic and life-altering accidents. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust. 

The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face. If you have sustained serious injuries in a car accident, you should have the help of a Rome car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to all aspects of your claim. They can help you show that the following factors are present in your claim, including the following: 

  • A driver owed a duty of care to you
  • The driver breached this duty of care
  • The breach in duty led to your accident
  • Your accident led to injuries and other damages

If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should be prepared to seek the help of a Rome personal injury lawyer immediately. 

Rome Car Accident Attorneys

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a collision, we will stand by your side every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Rome at (678) 832-0585 for more information on your options moving forward at this time. 

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.