Acworth, GA (March 26, 2020) – The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene of a pedestrian accident in Acworth this morning around 5:30 a.m.
Though few details are known regarding the accident, it is believed that it occurred when a pedestrian and a vehicle collided at the intersection of GA-92 and Wade Green Road.
The pedestrian was allegedly the only party injured in the accident, though the extent of their injuries are not yet known. It is believed that they were hospitalized due to these injuries.
All lanes except for a left lane were open to traffic following the collision, which led to extensive delays in the area.
No further details have been provided at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
In one recent year in the entire U.S., over 130,000 victims were injured in pedestrian accidents. A percentage of these injuries stemmed from Georgia, where pedestrian accidents take place every single week. Pedestrian accidents are some of the most severe accidents, which means that they are most likely to lead to catastrophic injuries. If you have been harmed in a pedestrian accident, you should always seek the dedicated help of a personal injury attorney.
Our knowledgeable and compassionate accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have assisted numerous clients on their path toward compensation. We know how difficult it is to get back on your feet after you have experienced a pedestrian accident on both physical and emotional levels. If you have been harmed and wonder what options are available for you, please contact our accident attorneys in Georgia for the help you deserve at (888) 579-1790.
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