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May 5, 2022

Stone Mtn, GA – Two-Vehicle Collision at GA-78 & Parker Ct Intersection

Stone Mountain, GA (May 5, 2022) – Two vehicles collided around 7:25 a.m. on Thursday morning, May 5, which led to injuries in Stone Mountain. 

Stone Mountain Police confirmed that the accident happened in the early morning hours at the intersection of GA-78 and Parker Court. Two vehicles entered the intersection and headed in different directions. It is believed that they collided with each other right in the center of the intersection. Both involved vehicles sustained heavy damage. 

Local medics and fire crews were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Several victims were injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. 

The intersection was fully blocked for an extended period of time after the collision. This led to delays for some time. 

No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues at this time. 

Our thoughts are with those injured as a result of the accident in hopes of their recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

According to data released by the Georgia Department of Transportation, approximately 331,000 car accidents take place each year, with almost half of them leading to serious injuries. Car accidents that happen in Georgia can range from minor to catastrophic in nature. The most severe accidents happen at intersections.

Millions of intersection accidents happen every year in the entire U.S. Even though many people believe that intersection accidents are only fender-benders, others are severe and life-altering, leading to devastating harm. If you have been hurt in a car accident at an intersection and believe that another party is to blame, you have options. It is imperative that you seek the immediate help of an attorney.

The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to face, which can be stressful for you to handle on your own. This is why you should speak with a Stone Mountain car accident attorney as soon as possible. An attorney can be especially helpful if you have sustained serious injuries, including the following: 

  • Airbag-related injuries
  • Neck injuries such as whiplash
  • Brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Broken bones

The injuries that you sustain in a car accident can be life-altering. You may need ongoing treatment for these injuries, as well as miss out on time in the workplace. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Stone Mountain personal injury attorney

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to help you in the event of an accident. The trick to moving forward with a claim is having an attorney on your side who can help you with many aspects of your case and who is knowledgeable in Georgia accident law. You may think that your injuries are minor in nature, only to find out later on down the road that they are more severe than expected. We will help you receive a fair amount of compensation for your damages. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Stone Mountain at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options you have along the way. 

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.