Atlanta, GA (November 6, 2021) – At 4:39 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, November 6, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of GA-166 around the area of DeLowe Drive. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, a red alert was issued and all lanes were blocked for some time. Police urged those in the area to use I-20 as an alternate route.
No further details have been released and the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every single hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In one hour’s time, over 70 car accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of others. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. In just one recent year, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to reckless acts. These accidents happen on our major highways due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have many options. It is important that you seek the immediate help of an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should have the help of an Atlanta car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to help you in many ways when it comes to your case. They can help you gather evidence and meet deadlines that are required of you when it comes to your claim. An attorney can also help you meet with the insurance company as you move forward with a claim. You have options and should speak with a skilled Atlanta personal injury lawyer that you can rely on.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. We will stand by your side every step of the way when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
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.