Lyerly, GA (December 27, 2021) – At 8:46 p.m. on Sunday night, December 26, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Lyerly.
According to local officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Oak Hill Road and Josh Ward Road. The driver of a passenger vehicle was traveling along in the area when they lost control of the vehicle, crashing off the side of the road. One or more victims were ejected from their vehicle. The vehicle was badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. Two or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of severe and life-threatening injuries. A medical helicopter was present at the scene to help.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the intersection was blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. 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 are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia. This means that these accidents have been increasing on our roads over the years. Hundreds of thousands of people are actually injured in car accidents every year in the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. Though these accidents can take place virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common and dangerous places where they occur. In one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident caused by another party, you have many options. It is important that you seek the immediate help of an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can be an impactful time in your life. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with a Lyerly car accident lawyer as soon as possible. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from car accidents at intersections include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been injured in a car accident, you should speak with a Lyerly personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Lyerly Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have been hurt in a Georgia car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Lyerly at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options you have 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.