Ramer, AL (January 2, 2022) – Officials in Ramer responded to a fatal car accident on Saturday afternoon, January 1st. The crash was reported around 4:40 p.m. on US Highway 231 near mile marker 97.
According to Alabama state troopers, a Hyundai Elantra was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes when it collided head-on with a Honda CR-V. The Elantra driver was identified as a 57-year-old woman from Troy and the Honda driver was identified as a 55-year-old man from Columbia. Both drivers died at the crash scene. The cause of the accident is not known at this time and remains under investigation. There were no other injuries reported.
No further details are available.
We wish to offer our thoughts and condolences to those affected by this fatal crash in Ramer.
Fatal Crashes in Alabama
According to Drive Safe Alabama, a fatal crash is reported on our roadways approximately once every nine hours. Deadly accidents can happen in the blink of an eye and are one of the most catastrophic and heartbreaking events for families who have to face the sudden loss of a loved one. In 2019, 930 people were killed on Alabama’s roadways. This number increased from the previous year, underscoring the dangerousness of driving in Alabama. Motorists should always use extreme care and caution in order to reduce their risk of being injured in a crash.
An Alabama car accident can result in a major disruption to your life. Suffering such a major loss means that you now have to deal with unexpected medical costs, the possible loss of a family member, and psychological as well as physical pain. Getting past this difficult event may not seem realistic. However, under Alabama law, crash victims and their families should be aware of the rights that they may have following a major accident.
Ramer Personal Injury Lawyers
If you have suffered a loss due to an accident, our Ramer personal injury lawyers at Cory Watson Attorneys can help. We understand the law and how to apply it in order to help you receive needed compensation. While no amount of money can bring back your loved one or erase the accident, the compensation that you receive can help you deal with many unexpected and major expenses. It is important to have a team working by your side to ensure that your rights are fully protected after a serious crash. During this time, your focus should be on your family and you should not have to worry about the details of a complicated legal case.
We are standing to help you at any time. Our car accident lawyers in Ramer can help bring some closure to a very difficult situation. We offer free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. During the initial consultation, we will discuss a plan to handle your case successfully and help you win. To schedule your appointment with one of our attorneys, please contact us using the link on our website or give us a call at (205) 328-2200.
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Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Cory Watson Attorneys, we have focused our careers on giving back to our local community. Our careers have been dedicated to changing injured victims and their family’s lives for the better. We do this by fighting for and protecting their rights in a court of law to ensure that they receive full and fair compensation after being injured in an accident. Our goal is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving. The information provided in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. This is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.