Powder Springs, GA (December 30, 2023) – A 58-year-old woman from Marietta, Georgia, lost her life as a result of an automobile collision that occurred on Thursday evening in Powder Springs. The crash was reported to the Cobb County Police Department at around 6:45 p.m. on December 28.
Law enforcement reports indicate that a Nissan Pathfinder was involved in a collision in the area of Lost Mountain Road and Macland Woods Drive. As a result of the collision, the vehicle went off the roadway. The Pathfinder then returned to the road and crashed into a concrete drainage pipe. The driver, identified as Margaret Hamby, was fatally injured in the crash. She was pronounced deceased at the scene. At this time, investigations are underway by the Cobb County Police’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program Unit.
We offer our condolences to the family of Margaret Hamby.
Fatal Car Accidents in Georgia
Statistics from 2021 show that a total of 1797 people died as a result of auto accidents in Georgia. Although we want to believe that every driver who operates their vehicle on our roadways does so in a safe and responsible manner, this is far from true. Every year, countless people end up losing their lives in fatal collisions due to the negligent and reckless actions of motorists. We often see innocent people die due to drivers who are impaired by alcohol, speeding, or otherwise reckless.
The unfortunate truth is that losing a loved one is a difficult experience, and it can be even more challenging when their death is caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing. Fortunately, the option of filing a wrongful death lawsuit exists to provide some financial relief for the damages and losses suffered by the family.
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