Albany, GA (March 10, 2020) – Around 6:45 a.m. yesterday morning, March 9, a serious pedestrian accident with injuries took place at 300 US-19 (West Oglethorpe Boulevard).
The Albany Police Department responded to the scene of the accident. While there, they found that a 2013 Chevrolet Impala was being driven by a 30-year-old man. The vehicle exited the parking lot of a Dunkin Donuts and was headed east.
At the time, a 55-year-old man was attempting to cross the roadway from south to north. The vehicle struck the pedestrian as he crossed.
The pedestrian received serious injuries and was immediately transported to the hospital by EMS.
The accident remains under investigation by police at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
Pedestrian accidents are among some of the most catastrophic accidents that occur in Georgia each year. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 130,000 people are injured in these life-altering collisions. As such, you might be left to pick up the pieces on your own. It is important to speak with a personal injury attorney in Georgia immediately.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our attorneys continue to stand by the sides of victims after they have been harmed in a life-changing accident. We will help you reach compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, surgery costs, and more when you need it most. If you have been harmed in an accident that is not your fault, please contact our law firm at (888) 579-1790 for more information.
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Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.