Midland, GA – One Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident on US-76

Midland, GA – One Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident on US-76

Midland, GA (February 5, 2024) – One person has died as a result of a fatal accident that occurred in Newberry County. The incident took place on Thursday, February 1.

According to reports provided by the South Carolina Highway Patrol in Newberry County, a 2013 Kia Soul was traveling westbound on US Highway 76. For reasons unknown, the vehicle became involved in a collision with another vehicle. As a result of the impact, the Kia overturned. The driver of the vehicle was fatally injured as a result of the accident. The victim was pronounced deceased by the Newberry County Coroner’s Office. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

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

Fatal Auto Accidents in Georgia

Midland, GA – One Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident on US-76Over 100 fatal collisions are reported every month in Georgia. Many of these accidents are preventable. Leading factors in fatal collisions include:

  • Distracted driving: When drivers are texting or engaging in other distracting behaviors while behind the wheel, it can have devastating consequences.
  • Driving under the influence (DUI): When drivers are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, they may not be able to operate their vehicle in a safe manner. Impairment impacts their judgment and coordination, which can lead to devastating collisions.
  • Speeding: When drivers travel too fast, they increase the risk of losing control of their vehicle and crashing into others nearby.
  • Reckless driving: When drivers are reckless or negligent, they can cause devastating collisions. Unfortunately, we see many fatal collisions occur as a result of tailgating, switching lanes recklessly, and other reckless actions on our roads.

Regrettably, preventable actions continue to cause harm to innocent people traveling on our roadways. Year after year, we are forced to witness families being completely torn apart as a result of negligent drivers. If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal collision, you must act quickly to protect your rights. Reaching out to a wrongful death lawyer early on will ensure you are better able to get justice.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the immense emotional and financial toll it takes on families. Our team of compassionate wrongful death attorneys is dedicated to providing justice and support for those who have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence. By seeking complete and fair compensation, we aim to alleviate some of the burden on families during this difficult time while guiding them toward healing and closure. If you are facing such a devastating loss, do not hesitate to contact us for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. We are here to help you navigate the legal process and fight for your rights as you focus on yourself and your family’s well-being.