Gwinnett County News
An accident involving a motor vehicle injured a pedestrian Tuesday morning, August 13, 2019.
As reported by 11Alive.com, the incident happened “in a crosswalk on South Norcross Tucker Road near Graves Road…shortly after 8 a.m. on Tuesday”
According to the report, ” a 12-year-old boy walking to school…the boy was carrying his backpack and walking across the road in a marked crosswalk when the minivan struck him, knocking him to the ground.”
The boy was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the victim may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for his 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 the victim should retain a law firm without delay to protect his 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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