A hit-and-run motor vehicle accident injured a pedestrian late Friday night, August 9, 2019.
As reported by 11Alive.com, “around 9 p.m. a woman was hit on Maple Street at the intersection with South Street.”
The woman was seriously injured, leaving her with a broken leg according to the report.
Fox5Atlanta.com is reporting, “Alma Beauvais said she was crossing the street inside the crosswalk when she was hit.”
The driver of the vehicle sped off after hitting the victim.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, Alma Beauvais may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for her injuries. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that Alma Beauvais should retain a law firm without delay to protect her interests and ensure an unbiased investigation and the preservation of any and all evidence. Photographs of the roadways and vehicles involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before this evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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