Marietta, GA- Riding a motorcycle can be exhilarating and exciting, but is dangerous. A motorcyclist can be struck by an inattentive motorist at any given time and suffer deadly or debilitating injuries. Such is the case of a Marine who lost his life over the holiday weekend in a traffic collision with a Marietta teenager
The Marine, identified as Pfc. Kyle Bowersox, was traveling on George Busbee Parkway near the intersection of Town Center Mall when he collided with a passenger vehicle, according to the Ledger News. 
Police say that teen man was making a left onto Town Center Mall he turned into Bowersox’s path, throwing him from his bike. He died as a result of the collision.
A friend who was following Bowersox also collided with the teen’s car, but he did not suffer any injuries.
Police have not decided if they will charge the Weleska teen for the deadly collision, the Ledger News reported.
This was one of the many traffic accidents in Georgia over the long Labor Day weekend. According to the Ledger News, the Georgia State Patrol responded to 434 accidents over the weekend which resulted in 7 fatalities and 246 injuries.
This accident shows how a driver’s inattention can lead to a great loss for a family. Motorist often turn into the paths of motorcyclists usually because they aren’t paying attention to the road or the motorists around them. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to be killed in a traffic accident than a passenger vehicle motorist. And in the majority of motorcycle accidents, the passenger vehicle motorist is at fault.
A motorist who fails to take due care must take financial responsibility for a victim’s injuries or a family’s loss. Accident victims face thousands and thousands in medical bills, funeral expenses, property replacement costs and other expenses related to their collision. These expenses can be overwhelming, but victims don’t have to worry how they are going to cover those costs when they have a car accident lawyer in Georgia working on their personal injury or wrongful death claim.
Securing a fair accident claim can be a difficult task; it takes skills, dedication and someone with a comprehensive knowledge of the Georgia’s personal injury laws. When you enlist one of the injury attorneys at USAttorneys, you can be confident you will receive the compensation you deserve for your injuries or loss of a loved one. They work regularly with accident victims and are aware of the costs accident victims and their families will be saddled with in the immediate aftermath of an accident and in the distant future.
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