Talladega, AL – Three Hurt in Two-Car Accident on I-275

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Talladega, AL (October 24, 2021) – Police in Talladega responded to a report of a three-vehicle crash on Friday, October 22nd. The accident happened around 6:15 a.m. on in the bypass for Interstate 275.

According to Lt. Ron McElrath of the Talladega Police Department, a 2004 Chevrolet Aveo came to a stop sign at the intersection of Pope Street and the bypass. The Aveo driver failed to stop at the stop sign and entered the intersection where it was struck by a 2014 Hyundai and Ford F150 pickup truck. Rescue workers arrived on the scene after the collision and transported the injured victims to a local hospital for treatment. There is no word on their conditions at this time and those involved in the accident were not immediately identified.

The road was blocked for several hours as police worked at the scene and investigated the accident. No further details have been released at this time.

We wish to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this crash. We hope that the victims are able to make a complete and speedy recovery.

Car Accidents in Talladega

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are more than 6 million car accidents reported across the United States each year. Here in Alabama, approximately 160,000 crashes took place in our state in 2019. As a result of these accidents, there were nearly 45,000 reported injuries and 930 fatalities. These statistics show us the prevalence of Alabama car accidents and also serve as a reminder that tens of thousands of Alabamians are personally affected each year by crashes that happen throughout the state on a daily basis.

When you or a loved one have been affected by a car accident in Alabama, you may feel overwhelmed and anxious. Your medical bills may be adding up as a result of your injuries, leaving you in pain and wondering if your life will ever return to normal. As the days and weeks go by, your frustration continues to mount. The crash may even be affecting your ability to work and earn a living for yourself and your family.

Car Accident Attorneys in Talladega

Although a crash can be a life-changing experience, there is help available in the Talladega area if you have suffered injuries due to the actions of a negligent driver. At Cory Watson Attorneys, our Talladega car accident lawyers are here for you when you have been hurt in a crash that was not your fault. Our team of skilled lawyers has decades of experience assisting victims and their families following serious car accidents.

It is important not to delay after a crash. If you take too much time to protect your rights, you could place your case and your full recovery in jeopardy. We are standing by to take your call at any time and our consultations are always free. To schedule a time to speak with one of our car accident attorneys in Talladega, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (205) 328-2200.

Notes: Outside sources were used when creating this post. Some of these sources include local and state news reports, police and fire department reports, social media reports, and eyewitness accounts about this injury accident. Our writing team has not independently verified the facts surrounding this specific incident. For that reason, if you find any information that is inaccurate in this post, please contact our firm as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request. 

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.

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