Douglasville, GA (December 8, 2021) – At 10:57 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, December 8, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Douglasville.
According to Paulding County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Bob Hunton Road and Ridge Road. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, colliding forcefully with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked for approximately 45 minutes as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Many people are injured in car accidents throughout the state of Georgia every year. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents in Georgia due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common and dangerous areas. Millions of intersection-related accidents actually take place in the state due to the reckless acts of others. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred in the entire U.S. If you have been hurt in a car accident at a Georgia intersection, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a Georgia car accident can affect your life in many ways. Because of this, you should speak with a knowledgeable Douglasville car accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you in many ways if you have sustained severe injuries, including the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. On top of this, they can sometimes cause victims to miss out on time at work. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a Douglasville personal injury attorney.
Douglasville 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 understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a car accident on both physical and financial levels. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for many aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Douglasville at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help 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.