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One dead, three injured after truck driver collides with car

A 40-year-old former academic tragically passed away as a result of a serious car crash on March 17, according to local sources. The man, a former headmaster at an educational academy in Georgia, was killed in the car accident around 11:00 a.m. Three other people, possibly including a truck driver, were hospitalized for their injuries. Police are still working to determine what happened. 

Georgia car accident causes serious injury

Crawford County was the site of tragedy on the night of March 6, according to local news sources. Two people are dead and several others suffered serious injury following the car accident on Highway 42 South in Georgia. The crash is still under investigation by local authorities, and so far, no charges have been filed. 

Georgia car crash may have been predicated on driver negligence

A man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Columbus, according to local police reports. Georgia authorities have not determined what caused the car accident. They are looking into several possibilities, including driver negligence on the part of the second driver. However, no charges have yet been filed. 

Pickup truck driver charged in Georgia crash

Two people are gravely injured and a third is dead following a serious crash on a Georgia roadway, according to news reports. Georgia Highway Patrol responded to the car accident around 9:40 p.m. on Feb. 20. Authorities are still investigating the crash, but charges against the pickup truck driver involved are apparently pending. 

Drunk driving accident causes serious injury in Georgia

A man has been accused of being intoxicated at the wheel at the time of a car accident in Effingham County, according to local sources. Georgia State Police responded to the accident, which caused serious injury to the passenger in the vehicle. The driver now faces criminal charges associated with the crash. 

Driver negligence may have played a role in Georgia crash

Police have not worked out what specifically led to a violent crash that sent three people to local hospitals, according to local sources. Georgia authorities are still conducting their investigation into the accident, and they have not yet ruled out any potential factors, including driver negligence or recklessness. Thankfully, no one was killed outright in the crash. 

Georgia car accidents cause another 2 fatalities

Two people are dead following a serious wreck on Highway 157 the morning of Jan. 25, according to sources local to the crash. Single-car accidents are tragic enough when only the driver is killed, but in this case the passenger failed to survive as well. Georgia authorities are still probing the cause of the accident, and the identity of the passenger is still a mystery. 

Car accidents can lead to charges in Georgia

A 35-year-old woman may be facing charges after a serious wreck that left one of her passengers dead. Car accidents of this type are sadly common on Georgia highways, and they are often the result of negligence on the part of one or more drivers. This may be the case in this instance, and, while only citations have been issued at this time, police are waiting to press charges until warrants can be obtained. 

Car accidents that claim lives justify wrongful death suits

Grieving parents of a high school student killed in 2013 during a serious auto wreck have decided to file suit against the teenage driver responsible as well as her father. Fatal car accidents are sadly common in Georgia, but in some cases, the families of the deceased choose to file civil suits, even in the absence of a criminal charge. This is the case in this situation, where prosecutors decided not to file criminal charges following the initial investigation. 

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