Tift Co., GA – One Killed in I-75 Crash near MM 55

Tift Co., GA – One Killed in I-75 Crash near MM 55

Tift Co., GA (February 15, 2024) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Tifton on Monday afternoon claimed one person’s life. The Georgia State Patrol troopers were called to the scene of the crash at approximately 12:00 p.m. on February 12.

According to official reports, a 2019 Ford F150 pickup truck was traveling on Interstate 75 North when it collided with a bobtail rig on the highway near mile marker 55. The impact of the crash caused the truck to catch on fire, blocking multiple lanes of the road near Omega Eldorado Road. Two people in the truck, identified as 61-year-old Sandra Winn and 61-year-old Frederick Winn, were removed from the vehicle by first responders. Frederick Winn was pronounced deceased on site as a result of his injuries. Sandra Winn was transported to Tift Regional Hospital by EMS, where she underwent emergency treatment. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope Sandra Winn recovers quickly following this accident.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Frederick Winn.

Fatal Car Accidents in Georgia

Tift Co., GA – One Killed in I-75 Crash near MM 55Fatal crashes occur far too often in our state. In many instances, innocent lives are lost in these fatal collisions due to the reckless and negligent actions of other drivers sharing the road. Unfortunately, the aftermath of fatal accidents often results in substantial suffering for bereaved families. Depending on the circumstances surrounding the death of your loved one, your family may have the ability to initiate a legal claim for compensation against the responsible party. Some common forms of economic and non-economic damages pursued in wrongful death cases include:

  • The loss of healthcare and other benefits
  • The loss of future earnings
  • Medical expenses
  • Lost inheritance
  • Lost income
  • The loss of social security benefits
  • Burial expenses

Losing a loved one in a fatal collision is a heartbreaking experience, especially when the tragedy could have been prevented. In these difficult times, it’s important to seek help from a skilled wrongful death lawyer who can guide you through the legal process and fight for justice on your behalf. Their dedication and expertise can make a significant difference in obtaining compensation for damages and holding those responsible accountable. Reaching out for legal guidance as soon as possible will ensure that you can focus on healing while your attorney fights for your rights and best interests.

Our team at Ted Greve & Associates understands this pain and is committed to providing compassionate yet fierce representation for those who have lost their loved ones due to negligence. We strongly believe that justice should be served, and we will fight tirelessly to ensure that you receive the maximum compensation you deserve. Your rights matter to us, and we are here to support you through every step of the legal process. Do not hesitate – contact our experienced team at (800) 693-7833 today for a consultation, and let us help bring closure and accountability for your loss.