Atlanta, GA (November 19, 2021) – Around midnight on Friday evening, November 19, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Atlanta.
According to officers with the Atlanta Police Department, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of Interstate 75/85 around 17th Street. Two cars were traveling in the area when they collided in an apparent rear-end wreck. All vehicles sustained extensive damages as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders arrived at the scene to help those in need. They took one or more victims to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not known at this time, however.
Due to the severity of the crash, two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Georgia
Auto accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time, more than 70 car accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye, though drivers paying close attention to the roads around them would prevent most crashes.
Suffering injuries in a car accident is a reality that many victims face every single year. These accidents can happen due to many reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you should have the dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side.
Speaking with an Atlanta car accident attorney after a collision is one of the best ways that you can answer a variety of questions. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is to blame for your accident? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time?
These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a skilled Atlanta personal injury attorney.
Personal Injury Lawyer in Atlanta
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have suffered in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and will stand by your side in your time of need.
We will provide you with the resources and knowledge to be successful in your case. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation. As a result, you can cover aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more.
We are here for you in your time of need after an accident. Please contact an accident attorney in the Atlanta area 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. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.