Henry County, GA (October 26, 2018) – Police reported that multiple people were injured in a four-car accident that happened in Henry County this morning, October 26. It was caused by a suspected drunk driver. The accident took place on I-75 in the express lane.
At the time, police said that a small sedan entered the southbound gate of the express lane and struck another vehicle head-on. From there, a third vehicle headed northbound became involved in the crash.
The drunk driver allegedly drove through eight warning arms and a barrier before they caused the accident. Police are unaware of how injured the parties are but they have been hospitalized for treatment. They are also suspecting the driver of being intoxicated, and they were taken in by police.
There are major delays in the area at this time while police investigate.
Henry County Drunk Driving Accident
Drunk driving accidents are some of the most serious accidents that happen on our roads, causing catastrophic injuries and fatalities to those involved in the blink of an eye. If you or someone you know has been involved in one of these accidents, we wish to extend our condolences to you, as we understand just how difficult these cases can be.
A drunk driver has made a reckless decision on the roads that can easily lead to serious results. Because they will be charged by police on a criminal level, there is a good chance that you will be able to easily bring a claim for civil damages against a negligent party. From there, you might be able to receive compensation for your injuries and the other damages that have resulted from your case.
We want to extend our helping hands to you at the Nye Law Group, where we care about your outcome after somebody has acted negligently. Do not hesitate to give us a call to get started today at (912) 200-5230.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.