Midway, GA (December 22, 2021) – On Monday morning, December 20, two people were killed in a Midway rollover accident. The parties have since been identified by police.
According to Georgia State Patrol officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-95 around the area of mile marker 79. A vehicle was headed northbound on the highway when it sustained a tile failure. The driver of the vehicle lost control, causing the vehicle to crash into the median. The vehicle then completely flipped over as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. Two people were pronounced dead at the scene due to their injuries. They have since been identified as a 32-year-old woman and her 16-year-old daughter. Six other people inside the vehicle were transported to Savannah’s Memorial Hospital with injuries but are expected to be okay.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the northbound lanes for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident 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 are sometimes incredibly severe in nature, even taking the lives of those involved. In fact, in just one recent week’s time in the state of Georgia, over 31 lives were lost in fatal accidents due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents take on many forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most severe. In just one recent year’s time, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. If you have lost somebody you love in a fatal accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time.
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 lost a loved one, you may wonder where you can turn. Many families who have sustained these losses will have questions that they cannot answer on their own. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable Midway wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Midway Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have lost somebody you love in a fatal crash. We believe that you have every right to hold a liable party responsible for the harm that they have caused a loved one closest to you. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Midway at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist 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.