Atlanta, GA (December 5, 2021) – At 5:15 p.m. on the evening of Friday, December 4, a truck accident involving a bus took place at an Atlanta intersection.
According to Fulton County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Jackson Parkway and Hollowell Parkway. A bus and a tractor-trailer attempted to enter the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide forcefully with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene. Police urged those in the area to use I-20 as an alternate route.
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.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles on Georgia roads, which means that they are capable of causing extensive harm in the event of a truck crash. Trucks are known for causing some of the most catastrophic harm to victims, some of which sustain serious injuries or even lose their lives in the blink of an eye. In just one recent year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., approximately 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents and many also lost their lives. Being hurt in a truck accident can affect your life in a variety of ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. It is crucial that you seek the dedicated help of an attorney as soon as possible after a truck accident.
Being injured in a truck accident can be a challenging thing to face in your life. Because of this, you should speak with a skilled Atlanta truck accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney can help you in many ways when it comes to your claim, especially knowing that these accidents can be entirely complex in nature. Many parties could be at fault for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
If you have been hurt in a truck accident caused by a negligent party, you should have the help of an Atlanta personal injury attorney on your side.
Atlanta Truck Accident Attorneys
If you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling alone and confused. This is why our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you every step of the way. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. We believe that you should never have to stand alone after a truck crash that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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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.