Colquitt County, GA – Fatal Bus Accident Takes Life of Child

Colquitt County, GA (October 25, 2018) – An elementary school child has lost their life in a fatal bus accident on Thursday, October 25. The driver who collided with the children has been taken into custody on a variety of charges.

The Georgia State Patrol arrived at the scene of the accident this morning, October 25. A driver, identified as 25-year-old Monica Cutts, ran a stop sign on the bus and hit the children as they attempted to cross the road. Cutts has been arrested on charges of first-degree vehicular homicide, school bus violations, and serious injury caused to a child along with other charges.

The accident happened on Thigpen Trail around 6:45 a.m. No identities have yet been released.

A second child was so severely injured that they were airlifted to the hospital for treatment. Police continue to investigate at this time.

Colquitt County Fatal Bus Accident 

Colquitt County, GA – Fatal Bus Accident Takes Life of ChildIt is never an easy experience to lose a child in your life, which is why you should always be prepared with the help of an experienced attorney if you have been faced with these devastating results. We wish to extend our condolences to the family of the child who lost their life, and we hope that the other child who was injured will be able to recover from their injuries.

You have many rights to bring a claim on behalf of your child when they have been involved in a serious accident. A child is unable to bring a claim themselves, which is why it is important for you to be able to bring a wrongful death claim so that you can compensate on their behalf. Since you are expected to take care of the bills after a loved one loses their life, you might find it difficult to balance your emotions as well as the many financial aspects like funeral costs, burial costs, lost wages, medical bills, and more as they pile up against you. You deserve the time to grieve the loss of your loved one.

At the Nye Law Group, we understand how important it is to move forward during this difficult time. We do not want you to feel as if you are alone, but instead have the help of an experienced attorney who understands all legalities in your case. Call us for more information at (912) 200-5230 for more information today.

Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.

Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.

 

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