Fort Valley, GA (June 30, 2020) – This afternoon, one person was allegedly killed in a fatal accident that took place on a roadway in Fort Valley.
According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the accident took place on Church Street (Highway 96) in the area of Evans Road.
Though few details are known regarding the accident at this time, one person was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The roadway was completely blocked after the accident. Police and other responders were able to clear the scene by approximately 4:30 p.m.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Every year, hundreds of victims lose their lives in Georgia car accidents. In fact, in just one week, it is estimated that approximately 31 lives are taken in these horrific collisions. Many fatal accidents take place due to acts including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, and more. Losing a loved one is never an easy thing to face, which is why victims are urged to speak with a Georgia wrongful death attorney in their time of need.
Our Georgia personal injury attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have years of experience helping family members gain compensation against a party who has caused a fatality. We understand the grief that you are feeling and will help you financially recover in your dire time of need. You will never have to stand alone during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you.
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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.