An accident involving a vehicle and a motorcycle in Alto, Georgia left the rider fatally injured Thursday evening, July 16, 2020.
As reported by AccessWDUN.com, “[a] Chevrolet pick-up truck…was turning left from Mud Creek Road onto Ga. 365 southbound.”
According to the report, [the driver] failed to yield while crossing the northbound lanes of Ga. 365, and struck a northbound Honda motorcycle.”
GainesvilleTimes.com is reporting, the motorcyclist “Michael Phillip Harbold, 66, was transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.”
The crash is being investigated by the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and dependent upon a finding of fault, the family of Michael Phillip Harbold may elect to seek justice and file a civil claim for their loss. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle and motorcycle claims in Georgia and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of Michael Phillip Harbold 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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