Tuskegee, AL – Edwin Moss Killed in Auto Accident on US-80
Tuskegee, AL (January 20, 2021) – One person was killed during a two-car collision in Macon County on Tuesday, January 19th.
Police reports show that the accident took place at about 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of US Highway 80 and North Lake Street, about a half-mile east of Tuskegee.
The victim, who has since been identified as Edwin Moss, 32, a resident of Tuskegee, died when the car in which he was riding collided with a Ford F-150 pick-up truck.
Moss was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the car he was in was unharmed during the incident.
The driver of the Ford was transported via ambulance to a local hospital for emergency treatment. Their current condition is unknown.
This accident is being investigated by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Edwin Moss, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Tuskegee
Recently collected data pertaining to motor vehicle collisions in Alabama highlighted the fact that roughly 1,000 residents are killed each year in traffic accidents throughout the state. In most circumstances, these collisions end in one or more fatalities and/or seriously injured victims.
Nearly 80% of crash-related fatalities stem from carelessness or an error on the part of a driver. Whenever the driver of a vehicle is texting, eating, under the influence, or participating in any action that pulls their focus from the road, they are placing their lives, the lives of their passengers, and the lives of those around them in danger.
No matter how proactive we are to protect others sharing the road, there is no guarantee that they will take the same stand for ensuring our health and safety are protected. When families lose loved ones in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers, they should reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Alabama as soon as possible. Families may have legal options to help them secure compensation after losing loved ones to cover the various expenses they face.
Working with the knowledgeable and compassionate Montgomery car accident attorneys from the Law Office of Dwayne L. Brown will ensure your family is in the best position imaginable to move forward after losing a loved one. Our team provides individualized and trusted legal representation that ensures the best interests and legal rights of our clients are protected.
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