Lincolnton, GA (December 22, 2021) – At 6:42 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, December 22, two men were killed in a fatal vehicle crash in Lincolnton.
According to Lincoln County officials, the accident happened at 4608 Augusta Highway. Four vehicles were traveling in the area when they were involved in a chain-reaction crash due to reasons that are not yet known. Several of the vehicles caught on fire following the crash. This led to extensive damages as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two people, identified as a 43-year-old man and a 45-year-old man, were pronounced dead at the scene. It is believed that at least one victim was trapped in their vehicle and sustained injuries due to the accident.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
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 throughout the state of Georgia every year. Though many of these accidents are minor fender-benders, others are incredibly severe and even fatal in nature. In just one week’s time in Georgia, approximately 31 lives are lost as a result of fatal accidents. These accidents happen due to many different reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Families often wonder where they can turn after they have lost someone they love in an accident. If you have sustained these losses, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
The loss of a loved one can affect your life in a variety of ways. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should have the dedicated help of a Lincolnton car accident attorney on your side. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. 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. These immense losses can leave you in a difficult position and with many questions that you may not be able to answer. You should be prepared to seek the dedicated help of a Lincolnton wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
Lincolnton Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here for you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident. Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a fatal crash entirely on their own. Our attorneys are well-versed in wrongful death claims and will help you move forward in your dire time of need. You should never have to stand alone after you have lost a loved one in an accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Lincolnton 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.