A motor vehicle accident in Hephzibah, Georgia Sunday night, July 12, 2020, causes two fatalities.
As reported by WRDW.com, “[a] two-car crash left two people dead late Sunday on New Karleen Road in Hephzibah…the call came in at 10:18 p.m.”
According to the report, “[a vehicle] was traveling north on New Karleen in a 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer when the vehicle crossed the double yellow line, striking a southbound 2005 Buick Century head-on. [The Mitsubishi driver] was pronounced dead on the scene at 11:15 p.m…[a] back-seat passenger of the southbound vehicle also died on the scene and was also pronounced dead at 11:15 p.m.”
The crash investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of the deceased victim may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. 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 victim’s family 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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