Clark County, GA (October 14, 2018) – On Monday evening of October 8, 2018, a fatal car accident took place in Clark County. Douglas Nash of Athens, Georgia lost his life in a motorcycle multi-vehicle collision. He died as a result of the catastrophic injuries that he sustained in the accident.
According to Clark County Deputies, 27-year-old was riding a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle, heading Southbound on Barnett Shoals Road in Athens-Clark County. Georgia State Officials state that the collision happened at the intersection near Johnson Drive in Athens, Georgia. At approximately 6:30 pm, an Acura MDX proceeded to turn left onto Barnett Shoals Road when suddenly swerving into the path of Nash’s motorcycle. The two vehicles crashed near the center turning lane. According to first responders, Douglas Nash died of his injuries at the scene. The driver of the Acura has not been identified, and Georgia police are continuing to investigate to determine who was at fault.
The Clark County Police are still investigating this fatal accident.
Motorcycle Collision Clark County, GA
According to the information provided by the Georgia State Patrol, many issues surrounding the multi-vehicle motorcycle accident in Athens remain unsolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will inspect the bike and the Acura, as well as, examine photos of the crash to determine if mechanical issues or system failure contributed to the accident in any way. Likewise, Georgia Officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the collision.
Non-guilty injured victims of a traffic accident may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the responsible party, pending the results of the investigation. Through legal intervention, these individuals can potentially receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including painful injuries, medical bills, and vehicle damage.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a multi-vehicle accident and you believe that the accident was caused by the negligence of another party, you may be able to file a personal injury claim. The Nye Law Group has skilled and experienced car accident lawyers available to speak with you about your accident. We will work with you to ensure you receive the compensation that you are entitled to and will give you the peace of mind you deserve to focus on your recovery. Call us today to schedule your no-cost consultation at 912-200-5230.
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