Atlanta, GA (December 29, 2021) – At 8:21 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, December 29, a car crash with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to DeKalb County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of North Druid Hills Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other in the northbound lanes due to reasons that are not yet known. 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 collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
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. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. This is due to the fact that drivers are not always paying close attention to the roads around them in these areas, which means that a collision could occur in the blink of an eye. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in car accidents in Georgia every single year. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to take place due to negligent acts. If you have been hurt in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, which is why you should have the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side. An attorney can be incredibly beneficial when it comes to many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been injured in a life-altering car accident, you should speak with an Atlanta personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help 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.