DeKalb County News
An accident involving a vehicle injured a child pedestrian Thursday, May 30, 2019. According to AJC.com, “[t]he incident happened about 6:20 p.m. Thursday on Rockbridge Road near Rays Road, DeKalb County.” The news story reports, “[a] child riding a scooter was hit by a car…and was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.” The driver of the vehicle did stay on the scene and an investigation is ongoing according to the report.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, the victim may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their 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 their 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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