Dalton, GA (November 9, 2021) – On Tuesday, November 9, a truck rollover crash took place on a major highway in Dalton.
According to Whitfield County officials, the accident happened on Chatsworth Highway around the area of The Bypass. A tractor-trailer was traveling in the area of the intersection when it collided with a second vehicle, immediately overturning. The vehicles involved in the accident were left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the collision. The parties were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Tractor-trailers are some of the largest vehicles on our roads in Georgia. Because of this, they are capable of causing immense harm in the event of an accident. In one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., it is estimated that approximately 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents. These accidents also lead to fatal results each year. Many people are unaware of just how complex truck accident claims can be. There could be many parties at fault for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo Loaders
Being injured in a truck accident can be a confusing time in your life. Because of this, you should have the dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a truck accident can impact your life in a variety of ways as you navigate the legal system. Because of this, you may need the help of a Dalton truck accident lawyer on your side. Truck drivers spend a long period of time on our roads, which means that they are more likely to drive distracted or fall asleep at the wheel. This also means that serious accidents could occur in the blink of an eye. Being injured in a truck accident can leave you with a variety of questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. Because of this, you should speak with a Dalton personal injury attorney that you can trust.
Dalton Truck Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a truck accident on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will help you obtain compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Dalton at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you.
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.