Automobile accidents in Georgia can sometimes have fatal consequences. Some of these car accidents involve young inexperienced drivers. A 19-year-old male may have caused one recent car accident in Brunswick, which at this time has killed one person and critically injured another.
While the Georgia State Patrol is continuing their investigation into this fatal car accident, very few facts are available at this time. According to reports, a black Dodge pickup truck driven by the man plowed into multiple cars that stopped in a turning lane along Georgia Spur 25 near Walker Road. At this time, only two people were reported to have suffered injuries because of this tragic wreck.
Unfortunately, a woman in a car died at the scene while her husband had to be air lifted to a nearby hospital by helicopter. The man was admitted in critical condition. There are no other reports of any other injured parties, including the driver of the Dodge pickup truck. It may be some time before the Georgia State Patrol can determine the exact cause of this multiple vehicle crash. There are no reports of charges filed against the teenage driver at this time.
It may be a small miracle that more people were not hurt or worse in the wreck. Car accidents seldom leave anyone unscathed by either injury or damage to their vehicle. When the husband recovers from the injuries that he suffered, he may file a civil action against the driver of the pickup truck in connection with this car accident both for the loss of his wife and his injuries. Any monetary restitution awarded may help provide the husband of the deceased woman some financial support to help cover the monetary burdens associated with this tragedy.
Source: actionnewsjax.com, 1 dead, 1 in critical condition after Brunswick crash, No author, Jan. 5, 2014