Jonesboro, GA (October 31, 2021) – Around noon on Sunday, October 31, a car accident occurred on a highway in Jonesboro.
According to Atlanta Police officers, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of exit 235, Tara Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries in the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the left lane for a period of time. This led to delays in the area.
No further details have been released. 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 Crashes in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one recent hour’s time, over 70 car accidents took place due to the outright recklessness of others. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these accidents every single year. Car accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to negligent reasons. Though car accidents can happen due to many different reasons, there are some that are more common than others.
These include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have sustained harm in a car accident that is not your fault, it is up to you to show that another party is to blame for your accident. You should speak with an attorney in your time of need.
If you have been injured in a car accident, you may have a variety of questions. Some of these questions are those that only a Jonesboro car accident attorney will be able to answer.
For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with your claim? What evidence do you need to show that another party is at fault for your accident? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company involved in your case for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Jonesboro personal injury attorney.
Jonesboro Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you after an accident. Our attorneys are dedicated to every aspect of your claim. We will help you obtain the compensation you deserve. Please contact an accident attorney in Jonesboro at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you in your time of need.
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.