McDonough, GA (December 6, 2021) – At 5:55 p.m. on the evening of Monday, December 6, a tractor-trailer collision took place on a highway in McDonough.
According to Henry County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-75 around the area of mile marker 218. Two tractor-trailers were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The trucks sustained heavy damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured 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, a large portion of the roadway was blocked for some time. Police urged those in the area to use an alternate route until the scene was cleared.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Georgia
Truck accidents are known for being some of the most traumatic accidents on our roads. This is due to the fact that trucks are the largest vehicles that navigate our roads in the state of Georgia. In just one recent year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 110,000 people were hurt in truck accidents due to the outright negligence of others. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to reckless acts. Being hurt in a truck accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. Because of this, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a truck accident can be a difficult thing to face on your own. Because of this, you should have the assistance of a McDonough truck accident lawyer on your side. Truck accidents can be entirely complex in nature. This is due to the fact that truck drivers have to abide by many regulations and because several parties could be at fault for a truck-related accident. Some of these parties include the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
Being hurt in a truck accident can affect your life in many ways, leaving you to feel both alone and confused. You should have the assistance of a McDonough personal injury attorney on your side during these difficult times.
McDonough Truck Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a truck accident can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, we are here for you. Please contact an accident attorney in McDonough at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.