A motor vehicle accident in Macon, Georgia early Monday morning, July 27, 2020, caused one fatality and left another injured.
As reported by 13WMAZ.com, “[the accident] happened at the intersection of Guy Paine Road and Pio Nono Avenue around 4 a.m.”
WGXA.tv is reporting, “[a] 2004 Honda Accord, driven by 24-year-old Tavaris McDougald, pulled out of the, “Club X”, night club parking lot, located on PioNono Avenue…[t]he Honda then pulled into the path of a 2013 Dodge Ram truck, driven by 27-year-old Terrell Billingslea.”
According to the report, “McDougald [was unable to survive his injuries]…Billingslea was transported to the Navicent and is listed to be in stable condition.”
The crash investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and depending on a finding of fault, the victims and their families may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss and injuries. Due to multiple injuries and potentially limited insurance proceeds, the victims and their families are encouraged to retain representation without delay. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the victims and their families should retain a law firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation and the preservation of any and all evidence. 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 this evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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