DeKalb County, GA (November 2, 2018) – Police responded to a pedestrian accident in DeKalb County last night that led to many delays in the area.
At this time, police have not yet identified the pedestrian involved in the accident. The pedestrian received injuries but we do not know their condition at this time. Emergency responders quickly arrived at the scene of the accident, which took place on the highway. Skies were dark at the time.
The accident took place on Pleasantfale Road in the westbound lanes at Oakcliff Road in the area of the intersection.
Police blocked lanes for some time while they were investigating the accident. Their investigation into the matter continues at this time.
DeKalb County Pedestrian Accident
We wish to first extend our condolences to the pedestrian who was injured in this accident and hope that they will be able to move forward at this time. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, you have many rights.
Pedestrian accidents sometimes happen due to the negligence of motor vehicle drivers on our roads. They might happen when a driver is driving distracted, driving while intoxicated, speeding, or a variety of other reasons. Drivers owe a legal duty of care to pedestrians who share the roadways and, because of this, you might be able to hold a driver liable if they have caused your injuries through their negligent actions.
At the Nye Law Group, we want to help you receive the compensation you deserve if you have been injured in a pedestrian accident that you feel could have been prevented. Do not hesitate to call us for more information on how we can handle your matters 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.