Many people know that motorcycle accidents often have tragic outcomes due to the limited protections that motorcyclists have. Similarly, truck accidents also have a reputation for devastating results. When a truck accident takes place that also involves a motorcyclist, there is a substantial chance that serious or fatal injuries will be a result.
Traveling along a Georgia Interstate can be a bit treacherous due to the frequently heavy traffic. The increased presence of tractor-trailers may only add to the stress of navigating the roadways. One man was killed recently when his car was struck in a semi truck accident.
The dangers of drinking and driving are well-known. As a result, responsible drivers make sure that they have a designated driver if they are going to consume alcohol. Regardless of the protections a driver might put in place to preserve his or her safety as well as the safety of others, they will not protect the individual from others who have chosen to drink and drive. Unfortunately, one man lost in life in Georgia as a result of an accident caused by an alleged drunk driver.
A 26-year-old Georgia woman is hospitalized after the car she was in was hit by another vehicle traveling the wrong way on the highway. The driver of that car has since been charged with several offenses, including suspected drunk driving. The collision left the victim suffering serious injuries after being extricated from the wreckage.
Within the time frame of less than three days, two loose dogs have resulted in the deaths of two teenagers. Now, two separate Georgia families will be forever connected by one common and heartbreaking factor -- the loss of a loved one from a fatal accident. Both children died after being struck by cars.
Members of a Georgia congregation recently had a celebration for their spiritual leader of over 20 years. Sadly, the same evening of their joyous anniversary became a night of mourning after their pastor was killed in an accident apparently caused by a drunk driver. The crash also resulted in injuries to the pastor's wife that required emergency transportation and medical treatment.
A fatal accident in Georgia involving two pickup trucks and one tractor trailer is under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol, and it appears that negligence could be a factor in the wreck.