Cobb County News
A motor vehicle pedestrian accident in Austell, Georgia Tuesday night, January 14, 2019, tragically claimed the life of one person.
As reported by 11Alive.com, “it occurred at about 7:47 p.m. on Riverside Parkway north of Premier Lane. ”
According to the report, “[a] light-colored car was traveling south on Riverside Parkway in the left lane…[t]he pedestrian, identified by police as Jasper Arnold, stepped in front of the car as he was walking across the roadway. The car struck Arnold, and continued southward on Riverside Parkway without stopping.”
AJC.com is reporting, the driver of the vehicle was identified and located and “was arrested in the death of Jasper Arnold…[i]n addition to hit-and-run, [the driver] is charged with driving with a suspended license.”
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of Jasper Arnold may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. 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 family of Jasper Arnold 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 vehicle 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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