A Macon, Georgia motorcycle accident tragically claimed the life of a rider Wednesday afternoon, April 24, 2019. According to WGXA.tv, “the accident happened on Emery Highway at Lakeside Road just before 2 p.m.” 41NBC.com is reporting, “53-year-old Eric Ashley of Lizella was traveling west by motorcycle on Emery Highway when a 2004 Nissan Murano turned left from Emory onto Lakeside Road…[b]oth vehicles collided at the intersection.”
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, the family of Eric Ashley may elect to file civil claims for their loss. Based upon its experience and success handling motorcycle accident claims in Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the Ashley family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the roadways 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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