Kennesaw, GA (January 8, 2022) – Around 9:20 p.m. on Saturday night, January 8, a fatal car accident occurred on a major highway in Kennesaw.
Kennesaw Police confirmed that the accident happened on the Cobb Parkway around the area of Mack Dobbs Road and the Cobb County International Airport. The accident occurred in the southbound lanes of traffic when several vehicles collided due to unknown reasons. The involved vehicles had to be towed from the scene due to immense damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene due to severe injuries. It is not known if anyone else was hurt.
Southbound lanes of traffic were blocked for over two hours as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Fatal accidents happen every year in Georgia due to the recklessness of others. In one week’s time, it is estimated that approximately 31 lives were lost in fatal car accidents in Georgia and many others were injured. These accidents happen on our major highways every single day when drivers are not paying close attention to what is happening around them. No amount of money can change the fact that your loved one has been taken from you prematurely in a fatal accident. However, it can help you get back on your feet on a financial level during one of the most difficult times in your life. This is why you should have the skilled help of an attorney on your side after a fatal collision.
The aftermath of a fatal accident can be a stressful thing for you to face. Because of this, you should have the assistance of a Kennesaw car accident attorney on your side. Some of the most common reasons for fatal accidents include the following:
• Driver distractions
• Drunk or drugged driving
• Falling asleep at the wheel
You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times. There could be a lot of pressure on you to pay the bills that pile up against you after you have sustained the loss of a loved one. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Kennesaw wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Kennesaw Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our compassionate attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have lost a loved one in a Georgia car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a fatal accident. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation for a wide array of financial damages in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Kennesaw at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options you have in your time of need.
Note: We have constructed this post using outside sources, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts from outside sources. The details concerning this accident have not been independently verified and so, if you have identified false information, please inform us immediately. We will adjust the post to reflect accurate content.
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.