Macon, GA (December 19, 2018) – A fatal pedestrian accident took place at the Eisenhower Parkway intersection with Log Cabin Drive and took the life of one person.
Deputies responded and found that a 58-year-old woman named Teresa Owen Gracia lost her life due to the accident. Deputies say that she had been crossing the road when a 30-year-old woman struck her with a Honda Accord.
Gracia was immediately transported to the hospital by ambulance. When at the hospital, she was tragically pronounced dead.
The fatal traffic accident is under investigation at this time.
We understand how difficult it can be to face the reality of a pedestrian accident. Because of this, we wish to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Teresa Owen Gracia, whose life was taken too soon in this horrific accident.
Pedestrian Accident in Georgia
Georgia ranks 16th highest in the United States when it comes to pedestrian accident fatalities. More and more people are losing their lives in these serious accidents every year due to the negligence of other drivers who share the roads. In Georgia, it has been estimated that there were 92 pedestrian fatalities between January-June 2017. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident, our experienced Georgia wrongful death attorneys are here for you to help you receive the compensation you deserve during these difficult moments in your life.
At the Nye Law Group, our accident attorneys are fully dedicated to helping the victims of inattentive drivers. We realize that these accidents can be both overwhelming on physical and emotional levels for families, putting them in a difficult financial situation. Our attorneys, who handle various personal injury case types, are here to help you receive case results that will help you through this devastating time. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information on how we can assist you 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.