Marietta, GA (March 30, 2023) – Serious injuries resulted from a motorcycle crash that took place in Marietta on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 29.
According to Marietta Police Department officials, the accident happened around 12:08 p.m. on Cobb Parkway South at the intersection of Polytechnic Lane. Police confirmed that an 18-year-old woman was headed down Polytechnic in her Camry when she attempted to make a left turn at the intersection. When doing so, her vehicle collided with a motorcyclist who was traveling south. The motorcyclist was immediately thrown off of the motorcycle and onto the ground.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has been identified as a 28-year-old man from Alpharetta, was critically injured in the accident. He was taken to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital for treatment, though his current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the collision continues.
We want to take a moment to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the motorcyclist who was injured in this accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in Georgia
Motorcycle accidents have been increasing on our roads over recent years in the state of Georgia. Because motorcyclists have no protection from harm in the event of an accident, they are likely to become seriously injured or even killed in the event of an accident. In 2019, it was reported that a total of 170 motorcyclists were killed in fatal accidents throughout Georgia, and many others were severely injured. You may wonder where you can turn after a serious motorcycle collision, which is why you should speak with a dedicated legal advocate.
Being hurt in a motorcycle collision can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to your injuries. Many serious injuries stem from motorcycle accidents, such as the following:
- Road rash
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
After an accident, you might wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You might feel stressed and alone, which is why you need tospeak with a dedicated Marietta motorcycle accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, are here for you after you have been hurt in a serious motorcycle crash that was not your fault. We understand the ins and outs of Georgia accident laws and will help you navigate the legal system for the first time as you attempt to get back on your feet. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. These include things like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Marietta at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do to help 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, 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.
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