Richmond County, GA (November 26, 2018) – A car accident involving a Richmond County Deputy took place that caused the Georgia State Patrol to investigate on Saturday, November 24.
Police say that 43-year-old Deputy Adam Wade was involved in an accident on Broad Street when he struck two vehicles and fled the scene. Injuries were reported but, at this time, we do not know the names or conditions or those involved.
Deputies were able to stop him soon after the accident, where he was charged with failure to maintain a lane, DUI, and a hit-and-run. Wade was off-duty at the time.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere sympathies to those involved in this accident and hope that they will be able to find comfort during these difficult times.
Car Accident in Georgia
Many people are injured in accidents across Georgia every single day. In 2008 alone, 133,555 people were involved in accidents involving motor vehicles and received injuries, while 1,703 people died in these horrific accidents the same year.
Under Georgia personal injury law, you have many rights and protections if you have been injured in an accident. If someone else has caused your accident through their neglect, we want you to know that you have a variety of options in your case. At the Nye Law Group, we are devoted to helping you receive the compensation you deserve after the inattention of another driver led to your injuries. If you have been involved in one of these accidents, please contact us today at 912-200-5230. We are waiting to hear from you.
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