A 20-year-old woman died when her car was struck by a Budget box truck. The fatal car accident occurred on Highway 138 when the woman was merging onto the highway. Smith was driving with a six-month-old child who was airlifted to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. In addition, the two men in the box truck were also taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Many devastating car wrecks such as these can be avoided.
Here's a few tips to ensure your safety on the road:
- Drive defensively
- Wear your seat belt
- Don't drink and drive
- Don't text and drive
- Don't speed
- Share the road
- Be courteous
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