Columbus, GA (November 18, 2021) – On Thursday evening, November 18, an injury crash occurred at an intersection in Columbus.
According to Columbus Police, the accident happened at the intersection of J.R. Allen Parkway and Schomburg Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
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 collision. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, all eastbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident 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 in Georgia, with hundreds of thousands of people suffering from injuries every year within the state. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common. Millions of intersection accidents happen every year in the U.S. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party, you have options. You should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should have the assistance of a Columbus car accident attorney on your side. An attorney will be able to help you if you have sustained injuries in a collision, including the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with a Columbus personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Columbus Car Accident Attorneys
Our compassionate accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have diligently assisted those injured in Georgia car accidents over the years. We believe that you have many rights and options under Georgia law. Our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. You should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in a car accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Columbus at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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.