DeKalb County, GA (October 12, 2018) – DeKalb County Police were called to the scene of a pedestrian accident early Tuesday morning where they found that one man lost his life around 2:30 a.m.
The male victim had been on Custer Avenue when he was struck by a passing vehicle. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. His name has not yet been released by authorities.
The accident is still being investigated. Police have not identified the other driver involved, but his injuries line up with being struck by a vehicle and killed.
DeKalb County Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian accidents take place far too often across the U.S., and Georgia is unfortunately no stranger to these accidents. If you have lost somebody close to you in a pedestrian accident, you have rights to compensation under Georgia personal injury law. We wish to extend our condolences to you during this difficult time as you work toward recovery.
It is always difficult to lose a loved one in an accident. When you have had to say goodbye to somebody too soon and are left with grief and finances, you might point the finger at the party who caused harm to your loved one. You might wonder if they will be held fully responsible for these extra bills you have to take care of and how you can move forward. Many people will decide to bring a wrongful death claim, which is a case that can help you compensate for a variety of aspects on behalf of your loved one when another party has caused them harm.
If you believe that you are eligible for these damages after losing somebody close to you, we want to speak to you as soon as possible about your case at the Nye Law Group. Call us today for the help you deserve at this time at 855-636-9277.
Note: A variety of outsides 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.