Sandy Springs, GA – Chain-Reaction Collision with Injuries in EB Lanes of I-285
Sandy Springs, GA (June 1, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a serious chain-reaction collision that took place on a highway in Sandy Springs on Wednesday morning, June 1.
According to local officials, the accident happened around 10:11 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Roswell Road, exit 25. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were heavily damaged as a result of the accident.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not known at this time.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police urged those in the area to use I-75 as an alternate route until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. Sandy Springs Police continue their investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts go out to those injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every year, countless people become involved in serious car accidents throughout Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In fact, in 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 331,000 car accidents took place within the state, with over 125,000 of them leading to injuries. When you have been involved in an accident that is not your fault, this means that another party has engaged in reckless acts. Innocent drivers are hurt every single year as a result of the actions of others who share our roads. Drivers are expected to maintain control over their vehicles at all times. If you have been hurt in a car accident and believe that another party is to blame, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you may be forced to deal with painful injuries and the bills that tend to accompany them. Luckily, a Sandy Springs car accident lawyer will be fully committed to every aspect of your claim and will help you get back on your feet after an accident. An attorney can help you show that the following aspects played a role in your case:
- A driver owed you a legal duty of care on the road
- The driver breached their duty of care to you
- The breach in duty led up to your accident
- Your accident led to injuries and other related damages
If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should never delay when it comes to seeking the help of a Sandy Springs personal injury lawyer.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. We will keep up with all communication when it comes to speaking with the insurance company. Our attorneys understand how difficult and traumatic a car accident can be, which means that we want to keep your stress levels down as you work toward results. Please contact a car accident attorney in Sandy Springs at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can help 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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