Montgomery, AL (October 4, 2021) – A major motor vehicle accident reported in the Montgomery area on Monday evening, October 4th, ended in injuries and caused extensive delays in traffic.
At around 4:27 p.m., on October 4, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) responded to the scene of an accident on Atlanta Highway.
Reports from ALEA indicate that a collision involving vehicles blocked the westbound side of Atlanta Highway in the area of Gibbons Drive. The incident caused moderate delays in traffic.
Emergency crews rendered aid to victims on-site before transporting those in need of further care to local hospitals.
Police and firefighters remained on-site extensively as they worked to remove vehicles and debris from the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Montgomery, Alabama
Tens of thousands of people are hurt in motor vehicle crashes every year in the state of Alabama. In many cases, victims sustain minor injuries that disrupt their days. However, there are thousands of instances where victims injured in collisions are rushed to area hospitals where they are forced to undergo extensive medical treatment.
Some of the most common causes of motor vehicle accidents in Alabama include:
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Failing to yield the right of way
- Running red lights/passing stop signs
- Driving while distracted
- Engaging in reckless driving behaviors
When victims are hurt in accidents due to these and other acts of negligence, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident, you should seek the guidance of a qualified Montgomery car accident lawyer as soon as possible. A skilled legal team can meet with you and review the circumstances surrounding your accident.
Montgomery Personal Injury Lawyers
Our Montgomery personal injury attorneys have nearly 40-years of experience helping victims throughout the state get the justice they deserve. Our team at Cory Watson Attorneys has gained a positive reputation for providing our clients with competent and trusted representation. Although no amount of compensation can take away the pain and suffering you endure, it can help cover the cost of medical care and other financial burdens you face following your accident. We understand the challenges that injured parties endure following their accidents. For this reason, we fight to make sure each of our clients is able to get justice and compensation so they can move forward with ease.
We are available at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and the legal options available for you. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle crash, you must act quickly to get justice. Contact our Alabama personal injury law firm at (205) 328-2200 to schedule a free case review to see how we can help you. Contact our law firm today to get started.
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Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Cory Watson Attorneys, we have focused our careers on giving back to our local community. Our careers have been dedicated to changing injured victims and their family’s lives for the better. We do this by fighting for and protecting their rights in a court of law to ensure that they receive full and fair compensation after being injured in an accident. Our goal is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving. The information provided in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. This is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.