Marietta, GA (January 7, 2022) – In the morning hours of Friday, January 7, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Marietta.
According to Marietta Police, the accident happened at 5:17 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-75 around the area of Canton Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when it was alleged that one lost control, causing the vehicles to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims sustained injuries due to the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in two lanes for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
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 in Georgia and continue to increase on our roads every single year. Hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries in Georgia car accidents each year. Though these accidents can happen anywhere, highways are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In one recent year, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents due to the negligence of others. Car accidents happen due to many different reasons, including the following:
• Distracted driving
• Intoxicated driving
• Falling asleep at the wheel
It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident. This is especially true if you have sustained life-altering injuries. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Many individuals who have been hurt in a car accident will have questions that only a Marietta car accident attorney can answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful injury 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 Marietta personal injury attorney on your side.
Marietta Car Accident Attorneys
Our dedicated 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 responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
• Medical bills
• Lost income
• Pain and suffering
• Therapy costs
We believe that, if you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, you should never have to stand alone after a collision. Please contact an accident attorney in Marietta 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.