Atlanta, GA (November 12, 2021) – At 3:20 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, November 12, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Atlanta.
According to authorities, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Courtland Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other forcefully due to unknown reasons. One vehicle, a white pickup truck, sustained heavy damages as a result.
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 known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. 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
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia every single year. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every year. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Drowsy driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have a wide array of options available for you. It is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Being injured in a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You should always speak with an Atlanta car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney can help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you gather evidence that you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. They can also help you meet deadlines that are required of you when it comes to your claim. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should have the help of an Atlanta personal injury attorney on your side.
Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources in your time of need. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.