A motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles in Dougherty County, Georgia Wednesday afternoon, September 25, 2019, caused the death of one woman and injured two others..
As reported by WFXL.com, the accident happened “in the 2300 block of Moultrie Road Wednesday afternoon.”
WALB.com is reporting, “[t]he first vehicle side-swiped [another] car, which caused [the car] to go off the road.”
The car flipped several times and came to rest in a ditch on the side of the road.
According to WALB.com, “Maria Concepcion Cruz Rodriquez, 36, of Moultrie, was ejected from her car” and was tragically unable to recover from her injuries.
Two other occupants, “[a] man and a child were taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital with minor injuries,” per the report.
The investigation is ongoing and vehicular homicide and failure to maintain lane charges are pending, according to the media reports.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and dependent upon fault, the family of Maria Concepcion Cruz Rodriquez may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of Maria Concepcion Cruz Rodriquez 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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