Atlanta, GA (November 7, 2018) – Every day, pedestrians in Georgia continue to be injured in serious accidents that occur on our roadways, and we must do everything we can to ensure these numbers are lowered each year.
Police continue to investigate a pedestrian accident involving one individual that occurred early Monday morning, November 5. One person was injured.
The accident took place in the southbound lanes of the highway on Interstate 285 near Campbelltown Road. The accident took place around 1:30 a.m. in the early morning hours. The victim was rushed to the hospital to be treated for injuries. At this time, we do not know the condition of the pedestrian.
Police continue to investigate at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to the pedestrian that was injured in this accident and hope that they will be able to recover during this difficult time.
Pedestrian Accident in Georgia
Pedestrian accidents happen far too frequently on our roadways. In fact, in Georgia, there were an estimated 92 pedestrian accident fatalities between January-June 2017, with many more receiving serious injuries in these life-changing incidents.
The attorneys at the Nye Law Group, we have a personal responsibility to help those who have fallen victim to these serious accidents and received life-changing injuries during one of the most desperate times of their life. These accidents continue to happen every year due to negligent drivers who are not watching out for the well-being of pedestrians on our roadways. Drivers owe a duty of care to pedestrians and, when this duty is not abided by, serious injuries can result. If you or a loved one have been involved in one of these accidents, we would like to speak with you as soon as possible. Contact us for more information at 912-200-5230.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.