A three vehicle accident caused injuries in Atlanta, Georgia early Tuesday morning, July 16, 2019. As reported by CBS46.com, “[t]he accident happened Tuesday morning, just before 2 a.m., on I-285 southbound near the Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway exit.” According to the report, a pickup truck hit tractor-trailer, and then the pickup truck hit a sedan causing the sedan to catch fire. A passenger in the sedan “was rushed to a nearby hospital with a skull fracture.” There were other minor injuries according to the report.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and depending upon a finding of fault, the victims may pursue civil claims seeking compensation for their injuries. 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 should retain a law firm without delay 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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