Savannah, GA (December 13, 2018) – Police with the Police Traffic Investigation Unit in Savannah continue to investigate a fatal pedestrian accident that led to a fatality.
Police say that the accident happened yesterday evening and involved a 32-year-old woman. Around 6:15 p.m., 59-year-old Cynthia Garnto had been driving her Toyota south on Middleground Road when she came upon the local intersection.
32-year-old Ryan Dennis started walking across the road and stepped directly into the path of Garnto’s vehicle. Dennis received severe, life-threatening injuries and died at the scene of the accident.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident at this time.
Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most devastating experiences your family ever goes through, especially when these accidents happen so suddenly. We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ryan Dennis.
Pedestrian Accident in Georgia
Though Georgia is not at the top of the list of states, fatal pedestrian accidents are still seen every year on their roads. In fact, Georgia is now 16th on the list of the states with the most fatal pedestrian accidents over a year span. These accidents continue to happen due to the inattention of negligent drivers who are not looking out for the well-being of our most vulnerable parties.
Our accident attorneys at the Nye Law Group have dedicated their lives to helping the victims of careless drivers, especially those who have lost a loved one in a serious accident. In these events, a Georgia wrongful death attorney can help you through every step of the process. Our experienced car accident lawyers have dedicated themselves to a variety of personal injury claims over the years and understand the ins and outs of Georgia laws. Losing a loved one is not an easy experience, but we can make the process more peaceful for you and your family. Do not hesitate to contact us at 912-200-5230 for more information.
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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.