Fort Valley, GA – Two Killed in Fatal Crash at GA-49 and Lilly Creek Rd

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Fort Valley, GA (August 10, 2020) – A fatal crash that took place at a Fort Valley intersection took the lives of two victims this afternoon.
According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the accident happened at 2 p.m. at the intersection of GA-49 and Lilly Creek Road. Though few details have been released, it is believed that two people were killed and two children were injured in the accident.

Numerous responders were present at the scene of the accident including paramedics and fire crews. EMS crews confirmed that the two adults killed in the accident tragically passed away at the scene. The children were taken to the hospital, though their current conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked for several hours in the area as police cleared the scene.

No further details have been provided but the investigation is currently ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Accidents in Georgia 

Fatal accidents are unfortunate events that continue to occur every single day in Georgia, taking handfuls of lives. In one week’s time, it is estimated that approximately 31 lives are lost due to horrific accidents that could have been prevented. Unfortunately, many drivers are not paying close attention to what is happening around them, which is why fatal collisions occur in the blink of an eye. Some of the common reasons leading to fatal accidents include distracted driving, driver intoxication, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. Losing a loved one in an accident can be a difficult and complex situation to be in, which is why family members are urged to seek the help of an attorney immediately.

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Our personal injury attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost a loved one due to a sudden accident. We have spent years assisting families as they worked through the turmoil left behind by a fatal accident. Because these accidents can impact your life both financially and emotionally, we will help you navigate the legal system on your path toward justice and reimbursement. If you have lost a loved one due to an accident and you are unsure of where to turn, please contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist you.