Kennesaw, GA (October 17, 2021) – At 12:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, October 17, a multi-vehicle collision occurred in Kennesaw.
According to local police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-575 around the area of Sixes Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly collided 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 immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, a red alert was issued in the area and all lanes of traffic were closed. Police urged those in the area to use Highway 5 as an alternate route.
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
Highways are some of the most dangerous places for car accidents in the entire state of Georgia. These accidents affect hundreds of thousands of people every single year within the state. In just one recent year, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the outright recklessness of others.
Car accidents happen on our highways due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party, you have a variety of options available for you. It is crucial that you speak with a legal advocate that you can trust at this time.
Being hurt in a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Speaking with a Kennesaw car accident attorney can answer any questions that you may have along the way when it comes to your claim.
For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Kennesaw personal injury lawyer.
Kennesaw Car Accident Attorneys
Our 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 overwhelmed you may be feeling after a collision and offer our help and resources in your time of need.
Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Some of these aspects include medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. If you have suffered injuries in a car accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, we are here for you. Please contact an accident attorney in Kennesaw at (888) 579-1790 for more information on your options.
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.