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Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023
Vidalia, GA (December 28, 2022) – A deputy was injured in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Vidalia on Wednesday afternoon, December 28.
According to Toombs County Office deputies, the accident happened in the afternoon hours at the intersection of GA-280 and Arlington Drive. Police confirmed that a deputy named Wallace Thompson was stopped in a turning lane and waiting to enter into a parking lot. At the same time, a minivan driven by Laurie Griffin crossed two lanes of traffic and collided with the patrol deputy’s truck. Both vehicles sustained immense damage in the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The deputy and the other driver were both injured and taken to Memorial Health Meadows Hospital. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked for an extended period of time in the area. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident. We hope that they receive a full recovery.
Car accidents have been increasing in Georgia over recent years. Though most of these accidents are minor fender-benders, others are incredibly severe in nature. Car accidents happen in many areas, but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligent acts of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Being hurt in a car accident can be an impactful time in your life. You may be left with an array of questions that you can only answer with the help of a Vidalia car accident attorney. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, from gathering the necessary evidence to helping you to meet deadlines that are required of you. On top of this, an attorney can help you answer any questions that you may have. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with a skilled Vidalia personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here for you after your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. We will stand by your side as you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. These include some of the following:
You should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in a car accident. Please contact a car accident attorney in Vidalia at (888) 688-1924 to find out what we can do for you in your time of need.
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.
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