Stone Mountain, GA - UPDATE: Two Killed in Head-on Accident on Hugh Howell Rd near Silver Hill Rd

Stone Mountain, GA – UPDATE: Two Killed in Head-on Accident on Hugh Howell Rd near Silver Hill Rd

Posted by: Joanne Holcomb on January 11, 2023

Stone Mountain, GA (January 11, 2023) – Two drivers lost their lives after being involved in a head-on collision in DeKalb County. According to information provided by police, the accident happened Saturday, January 7. 

At approximately 2:25 p.m., the two vehicles collided head-on near the 5700 block of Hugh Howell Road near Silver Hill Road. Both drivers were taken to an area hospital, where they later died. 

Authorities continue to investigate the details of the accident. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased victims. 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 Stone Mountain wrongful death lawyer, who will provide you with a free case evaluation, and a complimentary copy of the police accident report and will ensure that your legal rights are protected and asserted. Call us today.

Georgia Auto Accidents

Stone Mountain, GA - UPDATE: Two Killed in Head-on Accident on Hugh Howell Rd near Silver Hill Rd Several thousand people sustain injuries in car crashes in Georgia every year. In 2016, approximately 1,550 lives were lost in car crashes statewide. This is equal to an 8.5% increase from 2015.

On average, each year, approximately 100,000 injury-causing car wrecks occur in Georgia. Each week, over 30 individuals lose their lives in catastrophic car crashes throughout the state.

Nearly all of these accidents are caused by driver negligence, such as speeding and intoxication. Currently, however, the main cause of Georgia car accidents is failing to use a turn indicator, which is another form of driver negligence. 

A Georgia personal injury attorney can review the circumstances surrounding your accident and help you determine if you have a valid claim. 

Local Accident Reports was created as a resource for accident victims and their families throughout the United States who have sustained injuries or lost a loved one in an accident.  We provide invaluable resources and information for anyone who has been injured or is grieving the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one that occurred as a result of an accident. To obtain a free police accident report, contact our wrongful death lawyer in Georgia today. 

When we lose a loved one in a careless, reckless, or negligent accident that could have been prevented, it may feel like no amount of compensation could make us feel complete again.  Filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the responsible parties can ensure that you are able to cope with the loss of your family. 

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, you need legal guidance. We can help you. To speak to Georgia’s wrongful death lawyer, Kenneth S. Nugent, call 1-888-657-1460 today.

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