Atlanta, GA (January 1, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported early Saturday morning, January 1, ended in injuries. Just after 1:10 a.m., authorities were requested to secure the scene of a crash that took place on Interstate 20.
Preliminary investigations surrounding the crash show that a collision between an unknown number of vehicles blocked the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 in the area just passed Langhorn Street.
Emergency crews closed off a portion of the roadway, leaving one lane for traffic to pass through.
At least one person involved in the accident was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
Investigations to determine the cause of the crash are currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Hundreds of people are hospitalized every day with injuries due to motor vehicle accidents in Georgia. Unfortunately, countless victims incur debilitating injuries in collisions caused by reckless and negligent drivers. In many cases, injured parties are unable to return to work for several weeks or even months as they recover. The physical, mental, and financial consequences can be overbearing for both victims and their families.
In some cases, victims can get justice for their accidents by reaching out to a car accident attorney in Atlanta. Injured victims may have an array of legal options to help them move forward. When people are hurt in crashes caused by negligent drivers, they may be entitled to compensation for various damages, including:
- Long-term care expenses
- Property damages
- Lost wages
- The loss of consortium
- Pain and suffering
- Lost earnings
- Lost work benefits
- Mental anguish
- Medical costs
- And more
Reaching out to a legal team that is responsive and aggressive will ensure you have the best chances of holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions.
Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyers
If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another person, it is crucial that you act quickly. Waiting can have a negative impact on your chances of getting justice. Our team provides responsive and effective representation that is individualized to reflect the personal needs and best interests of each client. Kenneth S. Nugent, PC’s personal injury attorneys in Atlanta have decades of experience helping victims obtain compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and various other financial burdens resulting from their accidents. Our team is proud of our reputation for providing our clients with trusted, responsive, and effective legal representation to those who are seriously injured in auto accidents.
Our team strives to ensure victims get the justice they deserve from those who cause them harm. If you were injured in a collision, due to another driver’s negligence, contact our personal injury attorneys in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to see how we can help you. Contact our law firm today to schedule a free case review with our team. We can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options available for you.
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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.