Macon, GA (April 12, 2021) – On Sunday, April 11, a fatal accident took place on a highway in Macon that took the life of at least one victim.
According to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened on SR-231 around the area of McCoy Pond Road. Two or more vehicles collided in the area due to unknown reasons, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One victim was tragically pronounced dead at the scene.
The roadway was blocked until approximately 5:15 p.m. when police had all lanes cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Fatal accidents occur in the blink of an eye throughout Georgia. In just one recent week’s time, it is estimated that approximately 31 lives were taken due to fatal collisions. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, fatigued driving, speeding, and more. Losing someone you love in a collision can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have lost someone close to you and wonder where you can turn, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Georgia car accident on their own, especially when they have lost a loved one. Many families are faced with this reality every single year. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how the bills will get paid. You likely feel helpless and alone, which is why you should have legal help on your side. It is crucial that you speak with a Georgia wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our skilled and compassionate attorneys are here to help you after an accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you. Our attorneys are here for you and will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have suffered losses due to an accident, please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 for the help you deserve.
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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.