Atlanta, GA (December 8, 2021) – At 8:42 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, December 8, a multi-vehicle collision occurred in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Clairmont Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
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 victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked in the area for some time.
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 happen every hour of the day throughout Georgia. In fact, in just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Car accidents occur in the blink of an eye in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. These accidents happen due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused concerning your options. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways. You may be left with questions that only an Atlanta car accident attorney will be able to help you answer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you need to meet so that you can move forward with a successful claim? What evidence do you need to show that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a knowledgeable Atlanta personal injury lawyer.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a Georgia car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects at this time. 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.