Banks County News
A motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles left one woman dead and two others injured, Saturday afternoon, June 29, 2019.
According to 11Alive.com, the accident happened on “Georgia Highway 51 near Parsons Circle in Banks County at about 3:20 p.m.” A Cadillac SUV crossed the centerline and slammed into a Ford 500 passenger car according to the report. The driver of the Cadillac was ejected from the SUV and pronounced dead at the scene. AccessWDUN.com is reporting, “the driver of the Ford, Jessica Smith, 22, [of] Lula, was taken to Northeast Georgia Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.” A passenger in the Ford, “Joseph Armour, 34, also of Lula, and a four-month-old were also taken to the hospital ‘to be checked out.'”
The accident is under investigation.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, Jessica Smith and Joseph Armour may elect to seek justice and file a civil claim 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 injured 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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