Augusta, GA (August 21, 2020) – Three teenagers have lost their lives after their involvement in a deadly car accident that occurred in Augusta this past Monday night.
The crash took place on Walton Way at the intersection with Malvern Lane at approximately 9:00 p.m. on August 17.
According to the Richmond County Coroner, the three teenagers were headed west on Walton Way when for unknown reasons, the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree on the side of the road.
Bailey Widener, 18, was one of the three teens killed in the crash. She was pronounced deceased at the scene of the collision.
Two other teenagers, who remain unidentified at this time, also were pronounced deceased at the accident scene.
The cause of the collision remains under investigation by local law enforcement officials at this time.
No further information has been made available to the public at this time.
An investigation into the circumstances of the wreck will continue.
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.
Car Crashes in Georgia
On average, approximately five people per day or about 31 people per week lose their lives in Georgia auto accidents. It is estimated that Georgia drivers will be involved in an auto collision approximately once every ten years. According to statistics, over 1,720 people are involved in Georgia traffic accidents every single day. This is equal to approximately 70 drivers per hour.
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