When injuries result from a serious accident, it is likely that the injured parties will face some degree of difficulty in dealing with them. They may experience pain, face financial issues due to medical bills or other problems for which they may want to seek monetary relief. Individuals suffering from serious injuries may want to find out more about personal injury claims that could relate to their case.
It was recently reported that an accident in Georgia resulted in injuries. Details on the accident were few, but it was noted that the crash took place between two tractor trailers. Photographs from the accident scene appear to show the front of one of the trucks severely damaged, and the rear of another truck also appears damaged. The incident apparently took place around 10 p.m.
It was also mentioned that at least one individual was injured in the crash. The extent of the injuries was unknown, but a helicopter was called to the scene in order to transport the injured individual or individuals. The accident is still under investigation, and it is unclear at this time what may have caused the incident to take place.
Though it was unclear who may have been at fault for the accident, the injured party or parties may still want to explore their legal options, including any rights to workers’ compensation benefits, if applicable. Personal injury claims could help sufferers of serious injuries pursue compensation for damages resulting from a truck accident. Information on how to file such a claim in Georgia may be beneficial for interested parties.
Source: 11alive.com, “Two semi truck accident results in injuries in Douglas County“, Christopher B. Buchanan, Sept. 18, 2015