Crandall, GA (June 9, 2021) – On Wednesday morning, June 9, one person was killed in a fatal collision on a roadway in Crandall.
According to police, the accident happened on Mill Creek Road around the area of the Cohutta National Forest. A driver was allegedly negotiating a curve on the roadway when the driver went off the side of the road. The vehicle went down a steep embankment and struck several trees. A passenger was ejected from the vehicle.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The passenger of the vehicle, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of traumatic injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every single day in the state of Georgia, some of which are severe and lead to fatalities. In just one week’s time in the state of Georgia, approximately 31 lives are taken due to fatal crashes throughout the state. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas due to reasons such as driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have lost somebody you love in a fatal crash, you should seek the immediate help of an attorney.
The aftermath of a Georgia car accident can impact your life on emotional and financial levels. Losing somebody close to you can leave you in one of the most challenging positions of your life. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will ever afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is never easy to face the loss of someone you love, which is why you should have a dedicated Georgia wrongful death attorney on your side.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys are here to help you move forward after you have lost somebody you love in a fatal crash. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected. If you have suffered fatal losses, you may find that you are eligible for various types of compensation. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 for more information.
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.