McDonough, GA (November 24, 2023) – A fatal truck accident was reported in Henry County on Thursday, claiming one person’s life. The accident occurred at around 5:00 a.m. on November 23.
According to reports from the Georgia Highway Patrol, a semi-truck tractor-trailer and two sedans collided on the northbound side of Interstate 75. The incident prompted authorities to shut down the roadway extensively while providing assistance.
One person sustained fatal injuries in the accident and was pronounced deceased on-site. At this time, the Georgia Highway Patrol is investigating to determine what caused this multi-vehicle crash to occur.
We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Truck Accidents in Georgia
Fatal car accidents take place far too often. Each year, countless people die as a result of vehicle collisions in our state. After enduring the loss of a loved one, your family should take legal action against the responsible party. One of the best things you can do to get justice and closure is to pursue a wrongful death claim. This type of legal action can provide you with the closure that you need during this difficult time. Additionally, it can provide you with compensation for various damages you face. These include:
- Loss of household services: If the deceased provided significant household services, such as childcare or care for an elderly or disabled family member, the family may seek compensation for the value of those services.
- Funeral and burial costs: These expenses encompass the arrangements and associated costs related to the respectful farewell of your loved one.
- Loss of consortium: This refers to the loss of the deceased’s physical intimacy and emotional connection, particularly for spouses.
- Loss of parental guidance and care: If the deceased was a parent, the children may seek compensation for the loss of their parental guidance, care, and nurturing.
It is imperative for you to seek legal representation from a dedicated wrongful death lawyer right away. Your truck accident attorney will be able to get started on building your case in fighting for justice.
At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the devastating effects that the unexpected loss of a loved one can have on families both emotionally and financially. Our team of compassionate and aggressive attorneys is committed to fighting for full and fair compensation for those who have lost a loved one due to the negligence of others. We hope our efforts can bring some peace of mind during this difficult time and help you find closure as you seek justice for your loved one. If you are in need of legal assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at (800) 693-7833 for a free case evaluation. Let us stand by your side and fight for your rights every step of the way.