Sunday Night Atlanta Car Accident Leaves One Dead, Others Injured

Categories: DUIs in Georgia

Charges are anticipated to be filed against Shamaye Williams of Atlanta, who was driving in rain and crossed over the center line on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. at Hightower just before Midnight Sunday night, slamming into another car and killing her passenger.

Tonika Clark, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene. Williams sustained serious injuries and was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital. The second vehicle, was driven by Keevin Huston, and his condition was not immediately known or released by authorities.

Alcohol is considered to have been a factor in the crash, and charges are anticipated to be filed against Williams.

We hear it all the time: dDrinking and driving do not mix, and when a death occurs at the hands of a suspected drunk driver, there is simply no excuse.

David Van Sant is a personal injury attorney in Atlanta who works with accident victims, insurance companies, and the survivors of the victims of horrific accidents. His goal is to ensure that, if the car accident was the result of an impaired driver, the highest level of restitution is sought for the victim and/or his or her family.

If you have been injured in an automobile accident, or if you have lost a loved one to a careless and tragic drunk driving incident, don’t sit by and let the tragedy ruin your life or your financial livelihood.

Contact the law offices of David Van Sant. Mr. Van Sant is a Georgia personal injury lawyer who will make sure that the victims rights are fully represented. Contact us today for more information.