Sandy Springs, GA (January 7, 2022) – After 6 p.m. on the evening of Friday, January 7, a car crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Sandy Springs.
Sandy Springs officials confirmed that the accident happened in the southbound lanes of GA-400 around the area of Abernathy Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the southbound lanes when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to collide with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries due to the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.
Due to the severity of the collision, the right lane of traffic was blocked for some time. This led to extensive delays until police cleared the scene.
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 happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Georgia due to the reckless acts of others. In one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car crashes take place in Georgia. Every month, thousands of people are involved and injured in car accidents due to the negligence of other drivers. Drivers owe a duty of care to those on our roads to protect other drivers from harm. If they do not uphold this duty and a serious accident takes place, they could be liable for the harm that they have caused others. If you have been seriously injured in a collision, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to face, which is why you should have the assistance of a Sandy Springs car accident lawyer on your side. Negligent drivers should be held accountable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include the following:
• Distracted driving
• Drunk or drugged driving
• Drowsy driving
Regardless of how and why your accident took place, you should always understand your options moving forward. It is imperative that you speak with a dedicated Sandy Springs personal injury lawyer who can help you every step of the way.
Sandy Springs Car Accident Attorneys
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our attorneys understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident and offer our support when you need it the most. The insurance company may try to have an unfair advantage over you and treat you disrespectfully when it comes to giving you fair compensation for your claim. We will stand by your side and help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident caused by another party. Please contact an accident attorney in Sandy Springs at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for 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.