Atlanta, GA (January 3, 2022) – A car accident took place at 7:28 a.m. on the morning of Monday, January 3 on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Clayton County officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Loop Road. Officials confirmed that the accident happened when one or more vehicles collided with one another due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged due to the accident.
Responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called 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 extensive delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia, some of which are more severe than others. In just one recent hour, over 70 car accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. It is not always easy to show that a driver has acted in a negligent manner. Every driver on Georgia roads owes a duty of care to others who share our roads. However, when this duty is breached due to negligent reasons, a careless driver could owe you for the harm that they have caused you. Because of this, you can seek damages for the injuries that you have sustained in an accident. You should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side at this time.
Those who have been injured in a car accident will need the experienced and dedicated help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on their side. After a car accident, the first thing that you should be concerned about is receiving medical attention. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from Georgia car accidents include the following:
• Spinal cord injuries
• Traumatic brain injuries
• Internal organ damage
• Broken bones
After you have received care from a medical professional, you should never delay when it comes to receiving legal help. It is crucial that you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have years of experience handling car accident claims and will help you when you need us the most after a car accident. If you are unable to reach a settlement amount with the insurance company, we will work to help you bring your claim to trial. This can be a difficult and stressful time in your life, which is why you need an attorney on your side who has the resources necessary to help you through these complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can 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 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.