Dalton, GA (November 12, 2021) – Around 2 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, November 12, a rollover crash with injuries occurred in Dalton.
According to Whitfield County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Riverbend Road and Walnut Avenue. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. One of the vehicles overturned as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time as police worked to clear the scene.
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 land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year in the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common and dangerous. Millions of intersection-related accidents happen every year in the entirety of the U.S. In one recent year’s time in the country, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to careless acts. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others. It is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your intersection accident. You have options and should speak with an attorney in your time of need.
Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should speak with a compassionate Dalton car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you if you have suffered from serious injuries in a car accident. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you have a variety of options. It is crucial that you speak with a Dalton personal injury attorney that you can trust.
Dalton Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident caused by another party. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs, and more. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Dalton at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist you.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.