A motor vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer and a vehicle on I-75 in Bibb County, Georgia Friday afternoon, March 27, 2020, caused injuries to one woman.
As reported by WGXA.tv, “[t]he accident happened on the ramp to I-75 northbound from the eastbound lanes of Hartley Bridge Road around 3:09 p.m. on March 27.”
According to the report, “[a] tractor-trailer hauling a large piece of equipment was getting onto I-75 North Bound from Hartley Bridge when a part of equipment struck the bridge as it was going under Hartley Bridge Road.”
13WMAZ.com is reporting, “[a] car was behind the tractor trailer and was hit by debris falling from the damaged bridge. The driver, a 55-year-old woman, was taken to the Coliseum Hospital for injuries. She is listed in stable condition.”
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and dependent upon a finding of fault, the victim may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for her injuries. 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 victim should retain a law firm without delay to protect her 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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