Norcross, GA (October 25, 2021) – At 7 p.m. on the evening of Monday, October 25, a collision that led to injuries occurred on a highway in Norcross.
According to Gwinnett County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Jimmy Carter Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. The vehicles involved in the accident 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 accident. Their conditions are not known, though it is believed that several people were hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in one or more lanes until police were able to clear the scene. This led to delays for a period of time.
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
Every hour of the day, serious car accidents occur in the state of Georgia due to the recklessness of others. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents occurred due to negligent reasons. These accidents happen in a variety of areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. This is due to the fact that many drivers are not paying close attention to what is happening around them in these areas. Some of the most common causes of car accidents on our major highways include the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk driving
- Fatigued driving
Your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. Because of this, you should speak with a dedicated attorney that you can rely on.
Being hurt in a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. You may have questions that only a Norcross car accident lawyer will be able to help you answer. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to moving forward with your claim? 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 with the help of a Norcross personal injury attorney.
Norcross Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a life-altering car accident. We believe that you have many rights and options under Georgia accident law. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. We will stand by your side so that you never have to feel alone during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Norcross 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.