Norcross, GA – Tractor-Trailer Accident with Injuries in SB Lanes of I-85

Norcross, GA (August 31, 2021) – At 9:11 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, August 31, a tractor-trailer accident occurred on a highway in Norcross.
According to police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 around the area of exit 99, Jimmy Carter Boulevard. A tractor-trailer and one or more sedans were traveling in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not entirely known. The vehicles involved in the crash sustained severe damages as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in two or more lanes until police were able to fully clear the scene.
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.
Truck Accidents in Georgia 
Because trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, they are capable of causing some of the most immense harm in the event of an accident. Truck accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most immense harm. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents, with a large percentage of these accidents happening in Georgia. Because truck drivers spend long periods of time on our roads, these accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many reasons. If you have been hurt in a truck-related collision, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a truck accident can have a huge impact on your life. Because truck accident claims can be entirely complex, you should have a dedicated Norcross truck accident attorney on your side. There are many rules that truck drivers must abide by on our roads. On top of this, many parties could be at fault for a truck accident. These include truck drivers, trucking companies, manufacturers, and more. If you have been hurt in a truck accident that was caused by another party, you may be left feeling alone and confused. You should be prepared to speak with a Norcross personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Norcross Truck Accident Attorneys 
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after a truck accident that is not your fault. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system after a truck accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a truck accident. If you have been hurt in a collision, please contact an accident attorney in Norcross 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.

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