Atlanta, GA (January 2, 2021) – On the morning of Sunday, January 2, an injury accident occurred on a major highway in Atlanta.
DeKalb County Police confirmed that the accident took place at 9:41 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of Chamblee Tucker Road. Multiple vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when one or more allegedly lost control. This caused a chain-reaction collision that led to extensive damages.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were seriously injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
From the moment you become injured in a car accident, you as an injured victim may wonder where you can turn. If you are like the hundreds of thousands of people who sustain serious injuries every single year in the state of Georgia, you may wonder where you can turn. In one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents in Georgia caused by the negligent acts of others. You may be tempted to accept an early settlement offer after a car accident but you should always hang on. Speaking with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past can help you achieve some of the best results.
It is crucial that you always understand your options after an accident, which is why you should have the assistance of an Atlanta car accident lawyer on your side. Many individuals do not know that seeking medical treatment after a car accident is one of the most important things that you should do. From there, you will be able to prove that your injuries are real and that you deserve compensation. You have deadlines to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim. It is imperative that you speak with an Atlanta personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC understand how severe a car accident can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. If you or a loved one have found yourselves in this difficult position, you may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that you receive the best settlement from the insurance company. We will help you obtain compensation for the following aspects:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options available for you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options you have at this time.
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.