Atlanta, GA (October 13, 2018) – A woman was riding on a moped in northwest Atlanta on Sunday, October 7 when she became the victim of a hit-and-run accident. Atlanta Police released surveillance video of the incident on Friday and it showed a dark-colored vehicle enter the westbound lane, strike the moped, and then continue driving.
The woman who was struck was identified as 58-year-old Wilmontine Jackson, who sustained serious injuries and has been listed in critical condition. She remains in the Grady Memorial Hospital today.
Police are still searching for more information on the driver at this time.
Atlanta Hit-and-Run Accident
We wish to extend our warmest thoughts and prayers to the woman who was seriously injured in this accident. We understand that hit-and-run accidents can be extremely dangerous and detrimental times in a victim’s life.
If somebody has committed a hit-and-run crime, this means that they struck a pedestrian or another driver and kept driving. When this occurs, the hit-and-run driver will be charged with a serious crime. From there, you the plaintiff will be able to use this information to bring a civil claim against the party. You might be eligible for a variety of different damages such as lost wages, medical bills, and so much more to compensate in your time of need.
At the Nye Law Group, we want to stand by your side as you bring a claim against a party who acted in a negligent fashion. We are waiting to hear from you during this difficult time. Call us today at 855-636-9277 for more information on how we can help.
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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.