Fairburn, GA – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries in SB Lanes of I-85

Fairburn, GA (January 12, 2022) – Police confirmed that a severe multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on Wednesday morning, January 12, in Fairburn.

Local officials confirmed that the crash happened at 9:41 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of exit 61, Senoia Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to forcefully collide with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged due to the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.

All lanes except the furthest left lane was open following the accident. Police urged those in the area to use Highway 29 as an alternate route until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues at this time.

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 every year. Hundreds of thousands of people are actually injured in these accidents within the state each year. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 116,000 people sustained injuries due to the recklessness of others in car accidents. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common and dangerous places. These accidents occur due to a variety of reasons, including some of the following:

  • Driver distractions
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Speeding
  • Falling asleep at the wheel

Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways, which is why you should have the assistance of a car accident attorney as you move forward with your claim.

Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on their own. However, if you have been hurt in a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a Fairburn car accident lawyer. A car accident can happen any time, even if you were being as safe as possible. Proving that the other party or parties were at fault for your accident is not always easy to do. This is especially true when the insurance company is trying to pin the blame on you. As a result, you should speak with a Fairburn personal injury lawyer who has handled these types of claims in the past.

Fairburn Car Accident Attorneys 

At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our attorneys understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a collision. This is why we offer our dedicated and compassionate help when you need it the most. We are part of a community that cares about the outcome of your claim and will help you work toward the compensation you deserve at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Fairburn 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.

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