Lawrenceville, GA – One Killed in Fatal Car Crash on Ronald Reagan Pkwy
Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023
Lawrenceville, GA (November 7, 2022) – One person was killed in a fatal car accident that took place on a Lawrenceville highway on Saturday, November 5, around 11 p.m.
According to Gwinnett County officials, the accident happened on Ronald Reagan Parkway around the area of Bethesda Church Road. Five vehicles were traveling on the highway when they became involved in a multi-vehicle collision due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles collided in the westbound lanes and sustained severe damage.
Lawrenceville responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. Around 2:30 a.m., one person was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. It is not known if anyone else was injured in the accident.
Due to the severity of the collision, a large portion of the road was blocked in the area. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time. Police will update as more information is made available.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was lost in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Georgia
Car accidents have been increasing on our roads over recent years in Georgia. Though many of these car accidents are minor fender-benders and lead to injuries, others are incredibly severe and take the lives of those involved. In 2020, it was reported that 1,588 fatal car accidents took place in Georgia, leading to fatalities in 1,730 victims. Fatal car accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons, which include the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting or applying makeup
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have sustained the immense loss of a loved one in an accident, it is crucial that you immediately speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The loss of a loved one can leave you feeling helpless and alone at times when you least expect it. You and your family have many options, fortunately. As you are grieving such immense losses, it is important that you have help from a Lawrenceville car accident attorney on your side. You should not have to worry about the financial aspects associated with your case during these difficult times. Having help from a Lawrenceville wrongful death attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents. We are well-versed in handling accident claims and will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time. We will help you secure compensation that you need to get back on your feet at this time. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Lawrenceville at (888) 688-1924 for more information on how we can assist 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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