Powder Springs, GA (October 26, 2020) – Around 4 pm. on Monday, one person was killed in a fatal crash that took place in Powder Springs.
According to the Cobb County Police Department, the accident occurred on Powder Springs Road around the area of Forest Hill Road. A 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser was turning left from a driveway while a black Chevrolet Camaro was traveling east on Powder Springs. The two vehicles collided with each other.
Following the initial impact, the Camaro ran into the eastbound lanes of traffic and collided with a Kia Optima. The vehicles involved sustained severe damages.
The driver of the PT Cruiser was identified as a 54-year-old Douglasville woman. She was transported to a local hospital and pronounced deceased while there. There was a three-year-old passenger in her vehicle who was injured but is expected to recover.
The driver of the Camaro was identified as a 20-year-old Powder Springs man who was not injured.
The driver of the Kia Optima was identified as a 49-year-old woman from Powder Springs who was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Many individuals lose their lives in fatal crashes every year in the state of Georgia. In just one week’s time, in fact, it is estimated that over 31 lives are taken due to these horrific accidents that can typically be prevented. Losing a loved one as a result of an accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have suffered these losses, it is essential that you speak with a Georgia accident attorney who has handled wrongful death claims in the past.
No amount of money can bring back somebody whose life has been taken due to a fatal accident. However, it can help you on a financial level as you are grieving the loss of a loved one. It is never easy to move forward after you have suffered the loss of a loved one. It is vital that you speak with a Georgia wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind after suffering the sudden loss of somebody closest to you.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our Georgia accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have lost somebody close to you in an accident. The aftermath of a fatal collision can be incredibly overwhelming and life-altering. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have lost a loved one, you should never have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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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.