Chatsworth, GA (December 28, 2021) – At 4:50 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, December 27, two people were killed in a fatal crash at an intersection in Chatsworth.
According to Georgia State Patrol officials, the accident happened at the intersection of GA-52 and Commerce Drive. Two vehicles were traveling in the area at the time of the crash. A Honda Civic was traveling in the area when it entered the intersection, colliding with a Ford 500 due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The driver in the Honda, identified as a 45-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The front-seat passenger was also killed, who has since been identified as a 44-year-old woman. A 28-year-old rear passenger in the same vehicle was hospitalized with serious injuries. Two people inside the Ford, identified as a 47-year-old male and a 46-year-old female were also hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day at intersections. Millions of intersection-related accidents actually happen every year. Though many of these accidents lead to injuries, some can be fatal in nature. In one week’s time, it is estimated that approximately 31 lives are lost in fatal car accidents in the state of Georgia. Many families lose loved ones in fatal accidents within the state each year. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side moving forward.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the loss of a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in a fatal accident. If you have suffered from these immense losses, you may need the help of a Chatsworth car accident lawyer on your side. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You may have questions that you cannot answer on your own. It is imperative that you speak with a Chatsworth wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Chatsworth Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident. We believe that you have many rights and options under Georgia law. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Funeral costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have lost someone you love in an accident, you have many options available for you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Chatsworth at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.