Covington, GA (November 16, 2021) – At 3:07 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday, November 16, a head-on collision occurred at an intersection in Covington.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of GA-36 and Flat Shoals Road. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding head-on into one another. The vehicles sustained severe front-end damages 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 accident. The injured victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police urged those in the area to use Salem Road 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.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have been increasing on Georgia roads every single year, sending hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital every year. In fact, in one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the recklessness of others in Georgia. The truth is, these accidents can typically be prevented. However, they still tend to occur every year due to the outright careless acts of other drivers. These accidents happen due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk driving
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind at this time.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may have questions that only a Covington car accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what 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 successful 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 help of a Covington personal injury lawyer.
Covington Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources every step of the way. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Covington at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can assist 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.