Dalton, GA (December 9, 2021) – On Thursday morning, December 9, a car accident with injuries occurred on a roadway in Dalton.
According to Georgia officials, the accident happened on Cedar Avenue in the area of the Georgia Northwestern Technical College and Hemlock Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other, causing one of the vehicles to slam into a power pole nearby. This caused extensive damages to the vehicle and a power outage in the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. 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
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital each year. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people sustained injuries as a result of car accidents within the entire state. These accidents happen due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Drowsy driving
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have been injured in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. You may have questions that you cannot answer without the help of a Dalton car accident attorney. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is to blame for your collision? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the assistance of a Dalton personal injury attorney on your side.
Dalton Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a Georgia car accident. 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. 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. We will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial damages. Please contact an accident attorney in Dalton 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.