Atlanta, GA - Police Officer Killed in Fatal Crash on I-85

Atlanta, GA – Sgt. Daniel Mobley Killed in Fatal Crash on I-85

Atlanta, GA (January 4, 2020) – A DeKalb County police officer, identified as Sgt. Daniel Mobley, died after he was struck by a vehicle on an interstate in Atlanta. The crash occurred on I-85 at approximately 9:27 a.m. on Saturday, January 2.

Sgt. Mobley was struck by a car while at the scene of a separate accident involving another police officer. The crash occurred on the Downtown Connector in the vicinity of Andrew Young International Boulevard. 

According to the DeKalb County Police Chief, Mobley was hit by a car when he was exiting his vehicle. GSP stated that the driver who struck him lost control of his Ford Focus while traveling around a curve, hit a concrete barrier wall on the right, and then hit the officer and his vehicle.

Paramedics responded to the crash scene where they rushed the injured officer to Grady Memorial Hospital for treatment. Mobley died shortly after arriving at the hospital. The driver who struck him was also transported to Grady with minor injuries, according to police. 

No further information has been released concerning the crash or its circumstances at this time. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family or families of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided. 

Our local Georgia wrongful death attorney Kenneth S. Nugent is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions surrounding the fatal accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 right now to be connected with our Georgia wrongful death lawyer who will provide you with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and will ensure that your legal rights are protected and asserted. Call us today. 

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Atlanta, GA - Police Officer Killed in Fatal Crash on I-85

Thousands of people are involved and injured in Georgia traffic accidents every single year. In 2016, it was estimated that approximately 1,554 fatalities took place due to automobile collisions in the Peach State. This is an 8.5% increase from the previous year. On average, there are approximately 100,000 Georgia injury accidents that take place every single year. Each week, over 30 people are killed in catastrophic auto accidents in Georgia. In reference to these and other traffic-related statistics for the Peach State, automobile accidents are an unfortunately common occurrence there. 

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If you recently lost a loved one in a preventable accident, call to speak with our Georgia wrongful death lawyer, Kenneth S. Nugent, as soon as possible to protect your rights and get justice for your deceased family member. If you believe your loved one’s fatal accident was caused by another driver’s careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions of another party, you need legal guidance. We can help you. To speak to Georgia wrongful death lawyer, Kenneth S. Nugent, call 1-888-657-1460 today.

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