Norcross, GA (January 8, 2022) – One or more victims were injured in a car accident that took place on a highway in Norcross on Saturday afternoon, January 8.
Gwinnett Police confirmed that the accident happened at 3:42 p.m. in the afternoon in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of Indian Trail Lilburn Road, exit 101. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Police confirmed that one center lane of traffic was blocked for a period of time, which led to delays in the area.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident 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 the state of Georgia. These accidents happen every year within the state, sending hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital. In one recent year’s time, in fact, over 116,000 people were hurt in car accidents within the state. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. Many individuals find that the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face on their own. You may not be prepared for the long road to recovery or the bills that pile up against you during these difficult times. Because of this, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways, which is why you should speak with a Norcross car accident attorney who can help you along the way. An attorney will be incredibly beneficial in your claim, especially if you have sustained injuries in a collision. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
• Traumatic brain injuries
• Organ damage
• Spinal cord injuries
No matter what type of injuries you have sustained in your accident, you should always be prepared to seek the help of a Norcross personal injury attorney as you move forward.
Norcross Car Accident Attorneys
If you have sustained serious injuries in a collision, our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to assist you. We will stand by your side and use our vast resources and knowledge to ensure that your rights are being protected during these difficult times. We will ensure that you have the confidence you need moving forward with your claim. Our attorneys will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Norcross 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.