Brunswick, GA (October 6, 2021) – At 4:15 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, October 6, a fatal bicycle accident occurred on a Brunswick roadway.
According to state troopers, the accident happened on the F.J. Torras Causeway around the area of Terry Creek Road. A 22-year-old man was riding his bicycle in the area headed eastbound. A Toyota Rav4 was traveling behind the bike and suddenly struck the bicyclist due to reasons that are not yet known. The Rav4 and a Hyundai Tucson that witnessed the accident remained at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help. The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene due to his traumatic injuries. Nobody else was injured in the collision.
Due to the severity of the accident, traffic began to back up in the eastbound lanes. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Georgia
Because bicyclists have no protection from harm, they are likely to become seriously injured or even killed in the event of an accident. Georgia is no stranger to bicycle accidents, even though they do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads. In just one recent year’s time, over 20 bicycle accidents took the lives of those involved in the state of Georgia. Many other people were hurt in these collisions. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one due to a bicycle accident caused by another party. You should have the dedicated help of an attorney after you have suffered these enormous losses.
Families are sometimes left wondering where they can turn after they have lost someone they love in a fatal bicycle accident. If you have suffered from these immense losses, you may wonder where you can turn. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Losing a loved one can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have sustained such immense losses, you should have the dedicated help of a Brunswick wrongful death attorney on your side.
Brunswick Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal bicycle accident. We understand how overwhelming it can be to face the aftermath of an accident that has taken the life of a loved one. Our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Brunswick at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you every step of the way.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.