Alpharetta, GA- (May, 16, 2024)- Two Freshmen and One High School Senior Die: The community of Alpharetta, Georgia, is reeling from the devastating news of a tragic car accident that claimed the lives of three young individuals.

The incident, which occurred on Tuesday night on Westside Parkway just north of Maxwell Road, has left families, friends, and neighbors grappling with profound grief and disbelief.

Westside Parkway just north of Maxwell Road

Westside Parkway just north of Maxwell Road where the tragic accident happened

According to reports from the Alpharetta Police Department, the single-car crash was a result of the driver losing control, causing the vehicle to flip over upon impact.

Tragically, three out of the five occupants inside the car lost their lives in an instant.

The victims, all 18 years old, were identified as Anvi Sharma and Sriya Avasarala, both freshmen at the University of Georgia, and Aryan Joshi, a senior at Alpharetta High School set to graduate the following week.

The devastating loss of these bright young individuals has sent shockwaves through the community, leaving residents stunned and heartbroken.

Shari Kelly, a community member who witnessed the immediate aftermath of the crash, expressed the profound sadness felt by everyone affected. “Any time young people lose their lives, it’s absolutely heartbreaking,” she said, struggling to find words to describe the tragedy.

As family and friends grapple with the enormity of their loss, the community has rallied together to offer support and comfort to those in mourning.

Despite the overwhelming emotions, loved ones are coming together to honor the memories of Anvi, Sriya, and Aryan, sharing stories and cherished moments they shared with the beloved trio.

In addition to the lives lost, two other individuals, Rithwak Somepalli and Mohammed Liyakath, sustained injuries in the crash.

While the physical wounds may heal with time, the emotional scars left behind serve as a constant reminder of the tragic events that unfolded on that fateful night.

The accident has also reignited concerns within the community about the safety of the area, particularly regarding speeding along Westside Parkway.

Residents have long voiced their apprehensions about the growing traffic congestion in the area, advocating for measures to address the issue and prevent future accidents.

Suggestions for additional traffic lights and speed control measures have been proposed, emphasizing the need for proactive measures to ensure the safety of pedestrians and motorists alike.

As the investigation into the crash continues, authorities believe that speed played a significant role in the accident. The Alpharetta Police Department is working diligently to piece together the events leading up to the crash, seeking answers and closure for the families affected by this tragedy.

During this difficult time, grief counselors have been made available at Alpharetta High School and the University of Georgia to provide support and guidance to students and faculty coping with the loss.

The entire community stands united in mourning the untimely passing of Anvi, Sriya, and Aryan, their memories forever etched in the hearts of those who knew and loved them.

At Winston Briggs Law Firm, our attorneys extend our deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims.

We understand the profound emotional and financial toll of losing a loved one in a car accident, and we are here to offer support and legal guidance during this challenging time.

Families impacted by such tragedies may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, funeral costs, lost income, and emotional suffering.

Our compassionate legal team is dedicated to advocating for our clients’ rights and helping them navigate the legal process with empathy and understanding.

If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free and confidential case evaluation. We are here to support you every step of the way.

Disclaimer: The content provided herein serves solely for informational purposes and does not constitute legal or medical advice. In the event of an accident, it is imperative to promptly seek medical assistance. Furthermore, please note that the image included in this post is purely illustrative and does not depict the actual scene of the incident.

Source: 11 ALIVE