A motor vehicle accident in Atlanta, Georgia early Wednesday morning, December 4, 2019, left two people fatally injured.
As reported by CBS46.com, the crash happened “just after midnight on 285 southbound near the Bolton Road exit.”
According to the report, “a man drove a Honda on I-285 in the wrong direction and crashed into a Chevrolet.”
AJC.com is reporting, “[n]either driver survived.”
The investigation as to why the driver was driving in the wrong direction 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 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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