Atlanta, GA (September 26, 2021) – At 1:37 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, September 26, a rear-end accident occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of South Atlanta Road. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when one lost control and rear-ended the other. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damages as a result. They had to be removed from the scene by tow trucks.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
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 just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents occur due to the outright reckless acts of others. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Car accidents take on many different forms but rear-end accidents are among the most common. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down within seconds. This is why you, as an injured victim, should have the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. Many serious injuries stem from car accidents every single year. Some of these injuries include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, burns, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
If you have been injured in a car accident that was caused by another party, our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on physical and financial levels. We will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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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.