Atlanta, GA (December 9, 2021) – Before 7 a.m. on Thursday morning, December 9, a rollover accident led to injuries on a highway in Atlanta.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Glenwood Avenue. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly collided due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles immediately rolled over, which led to extensive damages.
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 parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
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.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents take place in the state of Georgia due to the recklessness of others. Though these accidents take on many forms, rollovers are known for being some of the most severe. In one recent year’s time, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollover accidents. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. You may be left feeling alone and confused, which is why you should have the assistance of a skilled attorney on your side at this time.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face on your own. You may need the help of an Atlanta car accident attorney on your side who can help you answer any questions that you have moving forward. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the assistance of an Atlanta personal injury lawyer 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 overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 for more information on your available options 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.
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