A fatal motor vehicle accident tragically claimed the life of a 2-year-old and injured 3 others, Thursday evening, January 17, 2019.
Police told WSB RADIO, “a 2-year-old girl was killed after she was ejected from a vehicle as it was hit by an “impatient driver” in Clayton County.” A total of 8 vehicles were involved in the accident and FOX 5 reports “the driver of the Charger ran a red light initiating the crash.”
It is unclear whether the driver will be facing charges.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, the victim’s family may elect to file civil claims for her wrongful death. Additionally, the survivors of this devastating crash may also pursue legal claims for their injuries. Based upon its experience and success handling motor vehicle claims in Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the victims and their families should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. 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 any evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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