Atlanta, GA (December 12, 2021) – At 2:35 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, December 12, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Atlanta.
According to DeKalb County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Ponce De Leon Road and Clifton Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively 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. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia every single year. In fact, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in car accidents every year in the state. Though car accidents can happen virtually anywhere in Georgia, intersections are known for being some of the most common and dangerous areas. Millions of intersection-related accidents happen every year in the U.S. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the carelessness of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident, it is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. You should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Being injured in a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with an Atlanta car accident lawyer that you can trust. An attorney can help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained serious injuries in your accident. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should have the help of an Atlanta personal injury attorney on your side.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a car accident in Georgia. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. We will stand by your side and help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.