Roswell, Georgia (February 6, 2023) - A fatal crash closed Ga. 400 southbound at Holcomb Bridge Road/SR 140 on Sunday morning.
The collision took place at approximately 5:40 in the morning.
The Roswell Police Department reported that a vehicle was traveling in the wrong direction when it collided head-on with another vehicle just south of the river on Ga. 400 southbound.
One of the drivers was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other driver sustained serious injuries.
The Roswell and Sandy Springs Police Departments were dispatched to the scene.
The road was reopened to traffic just a few minutes before 10 o'clock in the morning.
Automobile collisions that result in death are terrible occurrences that can have profound effects not only on individuals, but also on their families and communities. The emotional and financial damage that a fatal car accident can inflict on a family is devastating.
There are a variety of factors that can lead to fatal car accidents, such as intoxicated driving, driving while distracted, excessive speeding, and reckless behavior. When traffic laws are obeyed, proper attention is paid to the road, and responsible driving is practiced, it is usually possible to avoid these kinds of collisions.
When a person is killed in a car accident caused by the negligence of another driver, the surviving family has the legal right to file a wrongful death claim against the at-fault driver.
The family of the deceased will be able to seek justice in the form of financial compensation for the loss of their loved one.
Although no amount of money can ever compensate for the loss of a loved one, the system is in place to assist the family in recovering financially from the tragic accident and to punish the negligent party.
If someone you care about dies as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident, the first thing you should do is talk to an experienced Roswell Wrongful Death Lawyer about what happened. This will help determine whether you have the legal right to seek financial compensation.
It can be extremely difficult for an individual to handle a wrongful death claim or negotiate with an insurance company on their own. If you do not have a lawyer on your side, the insurance company will either try to settle the case for the smallest amount possible or simply refuse to pay anything at all.
When you hire an attorney to assist you with your claim, they will ensure that you receive compensation for the following:
If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, it is critical that you seek the advice of a Fatal Car Accident Lawyer. These attorneys have the knowledge and resources to assist you in understanding your legal options and pursuing a claim for compensation.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident, The Mabra Firm has a team of highly qualified attorneys who can assist you.
Call us today at 404-344-5255 to schedule a free consultation.
Note: This post was created with the help of outside sources, such as news articles and first-hand accounts. Because the details of this accident have not been independently verified, please notify us immediately if you discover any false information. We will update the post to reflect the correct information.
Disclaimer: At The Mabra Law Firm, we are always looking for ways to improve the quality and safety of our state, and we have been saddened by the outcomes of numerous accidents. We hope that by informing those in our community about these accidents, they will work to prevent other serious accidents in the future. These posts are not intended to be solicitations for business. The information contained within should never be interpreted as medical or legal advice. We wish everyone involved in these accidents a fast recovery.