Injured? Dial #WIN or #946 from your cellphone for your free consultation or call 1-800-LAW-NEED.
Call Us 24/7
1-800-LAW-NEED
( 1-800-529-6333 )

Heavy Rain Causes Accidents Across Atlanta


April 24, 2018

ALTANTA, GA – April 23, 2018 (11alive.com).  According to an online news report from 11alive.com, rain and flash flooding warnings were leading to difficulties for commuters in the greater Atlanta area on Monday, April 23, 2018.*

Drivers were being cautioned to drive as carefully as possible due to the development of ponds of water on primary roads, and about a dozen accidents were causing delays during rush hour.  Accidents have been reported in all of the major Atlanta cities.  

On Interstate 20 going westbound, a crash occurred near Fulton Industrial, which is current in the process of cleanup by authorities.  There was another collision on the Downtown Connector northbound at University Avenue. 

It took approximately ten minutes early this morning for accidents to be cleared on Interstate 85 near Cleveland Avenue, Interstate  285 north nearly Martin Luther King, Interstate 285 at South Atlanta Road, Georgia 400 north at Hammond Drive, Interstate 75 close to Highway 138 and Interstate 20 near westbound close to Candler Road.

The accidents serve as a reminder to drivers in greater Atlanta to plan ahead as well as drive slowly and carefully on the morning drive.

Put Our Law Firm's Over 35 Years Of Legal Experience To Work For Your Case!

If you have been injured because of someone else’s negligence, call Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law for your free consultation today with an experienced Georgia accident attorney. Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law has been representing those who suffer serious injuries throughout all of Georgia and in the Southeast for over 35 years, including but not limited to Albany, Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Gainesville, Macon, Marietta, Rome, Roswell, Savannah, Smyrna, Valdosta, Warner Robins and all smaller cities and rural areas in the state.

No matter where you are located our attorneys are just a phone call away, and we will even come to you. Call us 24 hours day/7 days a week for your Free Consultation at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333). You can also visit us online at Montlick.com and use our Free Case Evaluation Form or 24-hour live chat.

Sources: Cited in the article

Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law
17 Executive Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Telephone: 1 (800) LAW-NEED
Telephone: 1 (404) 529-6333

* This blog is intended to provide the public with news concerning serious automobile accidents and related stories. Although we are receiving this information from news organizations, initial reports may be different from conclusions reached by law enforcement personnel and other organizations, upon further investigation. Therefore, the accuracy of the content is not guaranteed. The information published here is based on information that has already been reported by a news organization, or other sources, and we cannot and do not assume responsibility for its accuracy. The source that we utilized at the time is provided above. If this posting pertains to you or your family and you do not wish for it to be on our website, please email us at [email protected] and we will be happy to remove it, but when doing so, please include a link to the the article that you wish to be taken down.

Category: Accident News

Please Note:
Many of our blog articles discuss the law. All information provided about the law is very general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Every situation is different, and should be analyzed by a lawyer who can provide individualized advice based on the facts involved in your unique situation, and a consideration of all of the nuances of the statutes and case law that apply at the time.