Atlanta, GA (December 4, 2021) – At 12:00 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, December 4, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of the Downtown Connector around the area of I-75/85. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other. One of the vehicles sustained severe rear-end damages and had to be removed from the scene by tow trucks.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, all lanes of traffic were blocked for some time. Police worked to clear debris off the roadway, which took several hours.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Georgia Auto Accidents
Serious auto accidents occur every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia, some of which are more severe than others. These accidents send hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital every single year in Georgia. Sadly, more than 116,000 people were injured in car accidents.
These accidents happen in many areas but highways are some of the most common places. Car accidents happen due to a variety of reasons but some of the most common include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. You have a variety of options after you have been hurt in a car accident. This is why you should speak with a car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind after an accident.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways. You may have a variety of questions that only an Atlanta car accident lawyer will be able to answer. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your car accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time?
These are all questions that you can answer when you speak with a knowledgeable and compassionate Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Atlanta Auto Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you become successful in your claim after a Georgia car accident. Speaking with an attorney can greatly lessen the stress that you are feeling after a collision.
An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim. Our attorneys will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects. You have options and should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in a car accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you in your time of need.
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Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.