A motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles in Clayton County, Georgia Tuesday, March 10, 2020, caused the death of one person.
As reported by WSBtv.com, “[t]he accident happened on I-675 southbound near Highway 42…two vehicles went off the road and crashed into the woods, leaving a sedan trapped underneath a pickup truck.”
AJC.com is reporting, “[o]ne person was killed…[t]he driver of the truck ran from the scene after the crash and has not been located Wednesday morning.”
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of the deceased victim 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 tractor trailer and motor vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of the deceased victim 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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