Blog: Serious Injury & Death

June 17, 2015 – in Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Serious Injury & Death

Speeding on Georgia roads by the numbers

Highway speed related motor vehicle fatalities continue to be a significant factor in automobile crash related deaths in Georgia. According to the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, from the period from the period 2009 – 2011 there were 675 speed related motor vehicle fatalities in Georgia.  For that period of time, that figure was […]

June 17, 2015 – in Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Serious Injury & Death

Move Over Law & DUI in Georgia

Another interstate crash involving Georgia’s move over law occurred on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. These two crashes highlight the importance of knowing the law. Two crashes within minutes of each other occurred on Interstate 75 in Cobb County early Tuesday morning. The first crash occurred when an officer’s patrol vehicle was rammed from behind by a […]

June 16, 2015 – in Breaking News, Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Risk Reduction on the Road, Serious Injury & Death

Street racing in Atlanta results in injury to two children

Local news reports that two children were rushed to and treated at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston after they were struck by a vehicle that lost control while street racing on McDaniel Street in Atlanta. Reports indicate that the driver of a Chevrolet Camaro lost control while racing a Dodge Charger.  The Camaro smashed […]

June 16, 2015 – in Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Serious Injury & Death

Alleged DUI driver strikes & kills motorcyclist in northwest Atlanta

An alleged DUI driver travelling on the wrong side of Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway struck a motorcycle, killing its driver. The motorcyclist was identified as Ellijah Robinson by the office of the Fulton County Medical Examiner.  According to AJC.com, the alleged DUI driver has been identified as Nathan Krohn; he has been charged with first […]