Canton, GA (November 26, 2018) – In Canton, an elderly man was injured in a utility vehicle rollover crash that took place this morning around 7:45 a.m. in Cherokee County.
Emergency crews with the Cherokee County Fire responded to the incident to find that the man was trapped under his vehicle from an accident that took place on Essic Road. First responders say that the John Deere Gator rolled over the 90-year-old man. Witnesses were able to push the Gator off. The victim was conscious at the scene.
Responders say that the man suffered a variety of injuries but, luckily, none were life-threatening in nature. He was quickly transported to the Northside Hospital Cherokee. At this time, the incident continues to be investigated.
At this time, we would like to extend our sincere sympathies to the parties involved in this accident and hope that they recover in an effective manner.
UTV Accident in Georgia
UTV accidents are more likely to happen in Georgia than a wide variety of other states due to the fact that they are easily accessible in these rural areas where many people are farming or using them for recreational purposes. Every year across the country, about 130,000 injuries will result from these accidents. What can be done to change these numbers?
You have many rights and protections under Georgia law if you have received injuries in an accident. At the Nye Law Group, we have a personal responsibility to stand up for the rights of those who have been injured in these accidents. We extend our support to you when you need it the most so that you can move forward with a better idea of how you will be able to manage a variety of bills and come to terms with what has happened to you. Do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have been injured. Contact us for more information at 912-200-5230.
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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.