Chickamauga, GA (December 1, 2021) – On Wednesday night, December 1, a tractor-trailer crash occurred at an intersection in Chickamauga.
According to Chickamauga officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Chickamauga Road and Lee Avenue. A tractor-trailer was traveling in the area when it collided with a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known at the intersection. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged 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 taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the intersection was blocked for an extended period of 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.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Truck accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents on Georgia roads. This is due to the fact that trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads and are capable of causing catastrophic harm. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the recklessness of others. Truck accidents are known for being entirely complex in nature. Many parties could be at fault for a truck accident, including the following parties:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
If you have been injured in a truck accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling alone and confused. These claims can be extremely life-altering in nature. You should have the skilled help of an attorney on your side in your time of need.
Being injured in a truck accident can affect your life in many ways. You may have question that only a knowledgeable Chickamauga truck accident lawyer will be able to help you answer. Truck drivers spend a long period of time on our roads and could engage in distracted driving or fall asleep at the wheel. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a truck accident that was caused by another party. If you have been hurt in a serious truck accident, you should speak with a Chickamauga personal injury lawyer that you can rely on.
Chickamauga Truck Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a truck accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a truck accident can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. These include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. You should never have to stand alone after a truck accident. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Chickamauga 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. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.