Hampton, GA – Fatal Accident at Tara Blvd & Bridgeport Ln Intersection
Hampton, GA (June 27, 2022) – On Monday morning, June 27, a fatal car accident took place at an intersection in Hampton.
According to Clayton County Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Tara Boulevard and Bridgeport Lane. Though the exact circumstances of the accident are not yet known, police confirmed that three vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One person, identified as a juvenile, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Other victims were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, all northbound lanes of traffic were blocked at the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We offer our warmest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident. We also hope that the injured parties receive a full recovery from their injuries.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout Georgia. Though many of these accidents are minor fender-benders, others are incredibly severe and even fatal in nature. Hundreds of lives are lost every month in Georgia. In 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 1,730 people were killed in fatal car crashes and many others were seriously injured. There are many reasons why fatal car accidents take place on our roads every year, including the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting and driving
- Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal collision, it is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
When a loved one has been taken from you by negligence, you may wonder where you can turn. Speaking with a Hampton car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make as you move forward with a claim. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is imperative that you seek the help of a Hampton wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here for you after you have lost someone you love in an accident. You should never have to deal with the stress of a fatal collision or deal with expenses that are related to the loss of your loved one. Having the help of an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected during these difficult and complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Hampton at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.
Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove a post if requested.
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