Conyers, GA (January 5, 2022) – At 7:12 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, January 5, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Cartersville.
According to local police, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-20 around the area of Salem Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly collided due to reasons that are not yet known. 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 dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was injured in the accident. They were taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in two lanes until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Highways are known for being some of the most common but also the most dangerous places on Georgia roads when it comes to accidents. Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in Georgia, with a large percentage of them happening on our highways. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. If you have suffered from injuries caused by another party’s negligence, it is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. As an injured victim, you have a variety of options. You should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate that you can trust at this time.
The aftermath of a car accident in Georgia can have an enormous and lasting impact on your life. If you have been injured in a collision, you should speak with a Conyers car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Serious injuries sometimes stem from car accidents including spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or months at a time. On top of this, you may spend time away from the workplace as you attempt to get back on your feet. If you have sustained injuries in a collision, you should speak with a knowledgeable Conyers personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
Conyers Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are protected and that all of your burning questions regarding your claim are answered. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Conyers at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you 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.