Stone Mountain, GA (March 9, 2023) – At 11 p.m. on the night of Tuesday, March 7, a passenger was killed in a fatal car accident in Stone Mountain.
According to Stone Mountain officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Hambrick Road. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they simultaneously entered the intersection, causing them to collide with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the crash and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A passenger inside one of the vehicles was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. The drivers of both vehicles, as well as another passenger, sustained injuries but have since been listed in stable condition.
The roadway was almost entirely blocked at the intersection for some time after the accident. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was lost prematurely in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Nobody knows how hazardous a car accident can actually be until it happens to them. Though most car accidents are minor fender-benders, others are incredibly catastrophic in nature and take the lives of those involved. In just one recent year’s time in the state of Georgia, it is estimated that 1,588 fatal car accidents took place, leading to fatalities in 1,730 victims. Losing somebody close to you can be incredibly tough for your family, leaving you with many questions. This is why you should have an attorney on your side who has handled these claims in the past.
If you have experienced the unexpected loss of a loved one in a fatal car accident, you and your family will likely be feeling alone and confused. Speaking with a Stone Mountain car accident attorney can help you during these challenging times. As you work toward the financial compensation you deserve with the help of a legal advocate, you will find that there is time to take a breath and grieve the loss of your loved one. A wrongful death claim is not always easy to bring on your own, which is why you should speak with a knowledgeable Stone Mountain wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you and your family after you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident. We have years of experience handling these complex claims and will aggressively fight to protect your rights in your time of need. You may find that you are eligible for some of the following financial aspects:
- Medical bills
- Lost income and future lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial expenses
Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Stone Mountain at (888) 579-1790 to find out what we can do for you at this time.
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, 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.
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