Clayton County, GA (December 23, 2018) – Drunk driving accidents happen far too often on our roads, leading to serious results for those involved. These accidents are the reason for the majority of fatal accidents in Georgia.
Police in Clayton County have been working on their investigation of a pedestrian accident that took place when one person was struck and killed by a drunk driver. The pedestrian has not been identified as of yet.
Police say that the driver who struck the pedestrian, who has also not yet been identified, stayed at the scene of the accident and was arrested for drunk driving. Police discovered quickly that the driver was under the influence.
Charges are pending at this time. Police are investigating the accident at this time.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian who lost their life in this horrific accident.
DUI Accident in Georgia
Between 2003-2012, 3,699 people lost their lives in drunk driving accidents in just Georgia alone. DUI accidents are at the top of the list when it comes to the various ways that people lose their lives on our roads every day. Losing a loved one to one of these outright reckless reasons is never an easy thing to face, but you have options. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys are here for you in the midst of your car accident case.
Our empathetic, compassionate Georgia attorneys at the Nye Law Group have fully committed themselves to helping you if you have lost somebody important to you in a life-changing accident. We are passionate about helping you move forward during this difficult time and receiving case results you and your family deserve in your desperate time of need. Contact us for more information on how we can help at 912-200-5230.
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