Chamblee, GA (December 6, 2021) – At 3:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, December 6, a man was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident in Chamblee.
According to Chamblee Police, the accident happened on Chamblee Tucker Road near the intersection of Meadowood Lane. A male pedestrian was walking in the area when he was suddenly struck by a driver who was traveling near the intersection. The driver did not stop and fled the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has not yet been formally identified, was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was shut down in both directions at the intersection for some time. Police did not say if they found the driver responsible for the accident.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
Pedestrians are known for being some of the most at-risk parties on our roads in Georgia. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Many pedestrians are seriously injured or even killed in accidents every year in the state of Georgia. It is never easy for families to face the loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident. However, this is the reality that many families face every year in Georgia. In 2018 alone, it was reported that approximately 260 pedestrians were killed in fatal accidents due to the recklessness of others. If you have lost somebody close to you in a pedestrian accident, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident, you and your family may be feeling helpless and alone. You may wonder how you will move forward and get back on your feet both emotionally and financially after a fatal pedestrian accident. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that continue to pile up against you. You have options during these difficult times. It is imperative that you speak with a skilled Chamblee wrongful death attorney during these difficult times.
Chamblee Pedestrian Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have lost somebody you love in a fatal pedestrian accident. Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the loss of a loved one due to one of these accidents. Losing a loved one can impact your life in many ways, which is why our attorneys are here for you. We will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Chamblee at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you at this time.
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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.