Bartow Co., GA – One Killed in Car Crash on I-75 near SR-140

Bartow Co., GA – One Killed in Car Crash on I-75 near SR-140

Bartow Co., GA (April 2, 2024) – One person died as a result of a crash reported in Bartow County on Monday, April 1. Before 6:00 a.m., emergency officials were called to the scene of an accident on Interstate 75.

According to official reports from the Calhoun Police Department, a white Chevrolet Silverado was making a right turn heading back towards Interstate 75. The vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed, resulting in authorities pursuing the vehicle. The Chevrolet crashed into one of the patrol units, causing it to lose control and collide with a Buick SUV near Georgia State Route 140. One person was ejected from the vehicle, resulting in fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Buick was severely injured in the crash. The victim was rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital for the treatment of serious injuries. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope the injured victim recovers quickly following this accident.

We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.

Fatal Car Accidents in Georgia

Bartow Co., GA – One Killed in Car Crash on I-75 near SR-140Fatal crashes carry overwhelming consequences, claiming tens of thousands of lives annually in the United States alone. Within our state, these collisions affect hundreds of families each year, forcing them to deal with unimaginable challenges as they cope with devastating emotional and financial burdens.

The aftermath of losing a loved one in such circumstances entails grappling with substantial funeral expenses and medical bills, often totaling tens of thousands of dollars. In addition, families often deal with the sudden and unexpected void left by the absence of their loved one’s companionship and support. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, families may pursue legal action through a wrongful death claim.

However, navigating the legal process to secure compensation is fraught with complexities. Establishing negligence requires demonstrating that the defendant failed to uphold a duty of care owed to the deceased, leading to the fatal collision and resulting in damages for the surviving family members. Yet, this is not as easy as you would imagine, especially considering the tactics employed by insurance companies to deflect blame onto the deceased, hindering families’ pursuit of justice.

Given these challenges, it is crucial to enlist the expertise of a skilled and compassionate Georgia wrongful death attorney without delay. Their guidance and advocacy can provide invaluable support in navigating the legal system and securing the compensation rightfully deserved by grieving families.

At Ted Greve & Associates, our clients are more than just a case number to us. We understand the toll that personal injury or wrongful death cases can have on individuals and families, which is why we are dedicated to providing compassionate support throughout the entire legal process. Our experience and proven track record demonstrate our commitment to achieving successful outcomes for our clients while advocating for their best interests. If you or a loved one has been affected by such an incident, please contact us for a free consultation by calling (800) 693-7833. Let us guide you toward justice and closure during this difficult time.