Cobb County News
A motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles and a semi truck tragically claimed the life of two men and injured two others Wednesday night, March 27, 2019.
According to MDJonline.com, “Steven Bishop, 57, and Tommy Johnson, 46, were headed south in a blue 2004 Nissan Maxima on Highway 92, also known as Hiram Acworth Highway, approaching Holland Road when their car crashed into a silver 2012 Ford Taurus just after 11 p.m. Wednesday.” “The Taurus was headed north on Highway 92, but got into the southbound lane while attempting to pass a burgundy 2000 Freightliner towing a trailer…[a]fter colliding head-on with the Maxima, the Taurus hit the left side of the Freightliner.” AJC.com is reporting, “[t]he driver and passenger of the Maxima, Steven Bishop, 57, of Dallas, and Tommy Johnson, 46, of Dallas, were both killed.” The driver and passenger of the Taurus “were both taken to WellStar Kennestone Hospital with serious injuries.”
The collision is still under investigation according to media reports.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, the families of Steven Bishop and Tommy Johnson may elect to seek justice and pursue a civil claim for their loss. Based upon its extensive experience and success handling these types of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the families of Steven Bishop and Tommy Johnson 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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