Tucker, GA – Rear-End Collision, Injuries Reported on I-285 at Lawrenceville Hwy
Last updated Friday, February 24th, 2023
Tucker, GA (February 23, 2023) – A rear-end accident reportedly happened on a local Tucker highway on Thursday, February 23, resulting in a handful of victim casualties.
According to DeKalb County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-285 at the Lawrenceville Highway at about 11:30 p.m. Unknown causes contributed to the accident, but police say it involved two or more drivers.
Local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were sent to aid those in need. At least one individual sustained injuries as a consequence of the incident. The injured were sent to surrounding hospitals for treatment; however, it is unclear what their current conditions are.
No other details have been revealed, but the investigation into the circumstances of the crash continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their loved ones. We hope for their complete recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
In Georgia, a huge number of people are severely injured each year as a result of automobile accidents. Adding insult to injury, careless or reckless driving contributes to a large share of these incidents, with negligent behavior of motorists contributing to an average of 70 automobile accidents each hour across the Peach State.
These accidents occur in a variety of locales throughout our state, but highways are among the most common. The causes of these accidents on our roadways include driving under the influence, distracted driving, speeding, and falling asleep behind the wheel, among others.
Thankfully, victims may find that they’re entitled to an accident settlement in the event that another driver’s irresponsible actions led to their crash. Still, when you’ve sustained injuries in a car accident and seek recompense for your damages, you will need to prove that another party was at fault. This is not always straightforward or easy, so meeting with an injury attorney as soon as possible is essential.
It’s clear that any type of automotive crash may lead to devastating consequences for victims. Needless to say, you should be prepared to meet with a Tucker car accident attorney in a time of need. A lawyer will be able to aid you in several aspects of your claim. They may help you in acquiring the necessary evidence and meet all required deadlines. Also, an attorney will be available to answer any concerns you may have along the way.
If you were injured in a car accident in Georgia, our attorneys at Monge & Associates are prepared to help you. We will guide you through your first interactions with the legal system. Our attorneys will help you in obtaining compensation for a range of monetary damages. You should never anticipate being alone following an accident, as we will be by your side every step of the journey. Please dial 888-688-1924 to talk with a Tucker vehicle accident attorney about your available options.
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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