DeKalb Co., GA – Zuriel-Alice Emambo Ngome Loses Life in I-285 Crash

DeKalb Co., GA - Zuriel-Alice Emambo Ngome Loses Life in I-285 Crash

DeKalb Co., GA (March 30, 2024) – The Georgia State Patrol confirmed that 20-year-old Zuriel-Alice Emambo Ngome lost her life as a result of a fatal accident that occurred in DeKalb County. The incident was reported to officials at around 515 a.m. on March 16.

Official reports indicate that multiple vehicles collided on Interstate 285 near Interstate 675 during the morning hours. Ngome was a passenger in one of the vehicles at the time of the incident. Despite medical efforts, she suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased by authorities. Two other victims were injured in the crash and transported to area hospitals. At this time, the incident is under investigation.

We hope the two people hurt in this accident recover quickly.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Zuriel-Alice Emambo Ngome.

Fatal Car Accidents in Georgia

DeKalb Co., GA - Zuriel-Alice Emambo Ngome Loses Life in I-285 CrashFatal accidents take place far too often and have far-reaching consequences. Unfortunately, there are many acts of negligence that continue to cause many of the collisions across our state. Leading factors in accidents include:

  • Drivers who are speeding: Speeding significantly increases the chances of car accidents. When drivers exceed the speed limit, they have less time to react and make decisions on the road, increasing the risk of collisions.
  • Drivers who switch lanes recklessly: There are countless instances where car crashes are a result of drivers switching lanes in a reckless manner. When drivers fail to yield to others while switching lanes, do not check their blind spots or are between traffic, they can cause deadly collisions.
  • Drivers who fail to yield: When drivers fail to obey traffic signs and yield to pedestrians or other vehicles, it can result in accidents. Lack of awareness and a disregard for traffic laws contribute to these collisions.

In our state, the majority of accidents reported involve one or more of these factors. Unfortunately, the consequences of fatal collisions are far-reaching. Families often face immense challenges moving forward. Seeking justice through a wrongful death lawsuit can provide some closure and financial support for your family during this trying time. With the help of a compassionate and skilled wrongful death lawyer, you can navigate the legal process with confidence and ensure that your loved one’s memory is honored by holding those responsible accountable. Remember, you are not alone in this journey, and seeking justice may bring some peace to both you and your family.

Losing a loved one in a fatal accident is a traumatic experience that no family should have to endure. At Ted Greve & Associates, we are dedicated to easing the burden on grieving families by providing compassionate and aggressive legal representation. Our team of attorneys understands the emotional and financial toll of such a loss, which is why we fight tirelessly for justice and full compensation for our clients. While no amount of money can replace a loved one, it can help provide some comfort during this difficult time. If you are dealing with the aftermath of a wrongful death, please reach out to us for support and expert guidance. Contact us today for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833.