Acworth, GA (November 17, 2021) – At 12:03 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, November 17, a truck crash with injuries occurred in Acworth.
According to officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Wade Green Road, exit 273. A tractor-trailer was traveling in the area when it was involved in a collision with at least one other vehicle. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for some time. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Truck accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents that occur on our roads. This is due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles on our roadways. In one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the recklessness of others. Georgia is no stranger to these accidents. Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still tend to occur every year. Because truck drivers spend long periods of time on our roads, they are likely to drive distracted or fall asleep at the wheel. If you have been hurt in a truck crash, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a truck crash might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. Because of this, you should have the help of an Acworth truck accident lawyer on your side. Truck accident claims are entirely complex in nature. This is because many regulations apply to these claims. On top of this, many parties could be at fault for a truck accident. These include the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a truck accident, you have a variety of options. It is important that you speak with a skilled Acworth personal injury attorney after you have been hurt in a truck accident.
Acworth Truck Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward with a truck accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a truck crash. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Acworth at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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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.