Atlanta, GA (December 22, 2021) – At 9:30 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, December 22, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to Cobb County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Windy Hill Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision 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 accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the collision, one lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time. Police urged those in the area to use an alternate route as delays increased.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing at this time.
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. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents take place in Georgia due to the outright recklessness of others. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these accidents every year. Though car accidents can happen virtually anywhere, highways are known for being some of the most common places for harm. These accidents sometimes leave injured victims in one of the most difficult experiences of their lives. If you have sustained injuries in a collision, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on their own. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney in your time of need. An attorney can be beneficial when it comes to many aspects of your claim. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries in an accident. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, and even months at a time. On top of this, they can cause you to miss out on time in the workplace. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our knowledgeable accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you become successful in your claim after a car accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on both physical and financial levels. Having an attorney on your side can help you through this difficult time in your life. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. 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.