Sandy Springs News
A motor vehicle accident caused injuries to 5 individuals Monday night, March 18, 2019. According to AJC.com, “[f]ive people were taken to the hospital after a teenage driver with a learner’s permit lost control of an SUV and smashed into a tree…[t]he wreck happened on Johnson Ferry Road near Barnard Place about 10 p.m. Monday.” According to the news story, “the teen was driving on an instructional permit.” All occupants of the vehicle were taken to the hospital, three of the teens were in critical condition according to the media report.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and depending on who is deemed to be at fault in causing the accident, any injured occupants may elect to seek justice and file a civil claim for their injuries. Based upon its extensive experience and success handling these types of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the injured occupants should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the roadways and vehicles involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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