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August 23, 2022

Union City, GA – Injury Accident at Buffington Rd & Jonesboro Rd 

Union City, GA (August 23, 2022) – One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of a car accident that took place at an intersection in Union City on Tuesday morning, August 23. 

According to Fulton County officials, the accident happened around 5:57 a.m. at the intersection of Buffington Road and Jonesboro Road. It is believed that several vehicles were about to enter the intersection when they collided with each other due to unknown reasons. Photographs show that one of the vehicles may have been following another too closely. The involved vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the crash. 

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. It is believed that several parties were hurt in the accident. The injured victims were treated at the scene and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment. 

The roadway was completely blocked at the intersection for a period of time until the scene was cleared. 

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. Police will update with new information as it becomes available. 

Our thoughts go out to the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents take place several times a day throughout the state of Georgia and are only increasing. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that over 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to careless acts. Though many of these accidents are deemed minor fender-benders, others are incredibly severe and can affect your life forever depending on their severity. Having your life turned upside-down due to a car accident can leave you in a difficult position that you are not likely prepared for. This is why you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side at this time. 

If you have been affected by a car accident, of course the first thing that you should do is to seek medical attention. After this, it does not hurt to speak with a skilled and knowledgeable Union City car accident attorney who has handled these claims in the past. An attorney will be able to guide you through the complex process of bringing a claim by helping with some of the following aspects, and so many others: 

  • Helping you to meet deadlines in your claim
  • Helping you to gather evidence in your case
  • Working with the insurance company to get you the best results

You have options after an accident and should seek the help of a Union City personal injury lawyer as soon as possible so you can get back on your feet. 

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident. We want you to know that you have many rights and options under Georgia law. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should never delay when seeking help to retain the damages you deserve. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Union City at (888) 688-1924 to find out 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. 

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.