Hall County, GA (October 18, 2018) – A three-vehicle accident took place in Hall County and sent three people to the hospital, including a 1-year-old child. DUI charges occurred following the incident.
The Georgia State Patrol investigated the accident on Tuesday, October 16. At the time, 22-year-old Angela Riseden was making a right turn from Valley Green Drive onto GA-13. She failed to yield to 30-year-old Brittany Dade, who was driving her Ford Ranger at the time. There was a 1-year-old child in the Ford at the time, identified as Lucis Holloway.
Dade’s vehicle struck the front of Riseden’s car, which forced it from the roadway into northbound traffic. A third vehicle driven by 23-year-old Kaitlin Loggins was struck by Dade’s vehicle.
Riseden died at the scene of the accident while Dade and Loggins were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The toddler was also taken to the hospital with injuries.
Now, Dade faces charges of DUI, endangering a child while under the influence, and more. Police continue to investigate at this time.
Hall County DUI Accident
Vehicles involving several parties can be extremely trying scenarios, especially when a DUI is involved. This definitely makes an accident and your recovery more complicated. We wish to extend our condolences to the family and friends of the individual who lost their life in this accident and hope that all other parties are able to recover from their injuries.
The actions of a drunk driver are taken very seriously under Georgia law. This means that the party who causes an accident due to these negligent reasons will usually be held liable in the event of an accident. You will be able to bring your claim against a negligent party so that you can compensate for a variety of aspects like lost wages, medical bills, funeral costs, and more depending on the circumstances of your claim.
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