Duluth, GA (October 3, 2021) – At 9:39 p.m. on the night of Sunday, October 3, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Duluth.
According to Gwinnett County Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Sugarloaf Parkway. 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 crash were badly 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 collision. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use Highway 316 as an alternate route.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time in Georgia, over 70 car accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. Car accidents happen in many areas but highways are known for being some of the most common places. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. You will have to show that another party is at fault for your accident. You should have the dedicated help of a legal advocate on your side.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. You may have questions that a Duluth car accident lawyer can answer. For instance, what deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What should you say to the insurance company when you speak with them for the first time? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Duluth personal injury lawyer.
Duluth Car Accident Attorneys
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. This is why you should speak with an attorney at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC as soon as possible after an accident. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on both physical and financial levels after you have been hurt. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. We are here for you every step of the way when it comes to your case. Please contact an accident attorney in Duluth at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you.
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.