Atlanta, GA (December 27, 2018) – Recently, a teenager was involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident and received a wide variety of serious injuries. Now, one arrest has been made associated with the accident.
Those with the Georgia State Patrol say that Daryl Ogletree of Griffin turned himself in after he escape the scene of an accident that led to injuries. He is now facing leaving the scene of an accident and driving with a suspended license.
Ogletree allegedly fled the scene of the accident after he struck the teenage pedestrian with his vehicle. He did not stop to check on the condition of the teen.
As of now, police say that the teenager was originally taken to the Atlanta Medical Center with a wide variety of serious injuries and is still working on his recovery at home. The identity of the teen has not been released.
We would like to, first and foremost, extend our sympathies to the victim of this accident. We hope that, on the road to recovery, the teenager involved is able to move forward and find comfort after such a difficult time in his life.
Pedestrian Accident in Georgia
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At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another party. When somebody has made the negligent decision to flee the scene of an accident after causing injuries, they have committed a criminal act that can lead to civil damages. You might have many noteworthy rights under Georgia law, and we will stand by your side to ensure that you receive the case results you deserve. Contact us for more information today at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
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.
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