Peachtree Corners News
An accident involving a vehicle injured a pedestrian Monday night, May 27, 2019. According to AJC.com, “[t]he collision happened just before midnight on Holcomb Bridge Road near Crooked Creek Road in Peachtree Corners.” When officers arrived on the scene, they found Maliqua Johnson “suffering from visible injuries,” according to GwinnettDailypost.com. Ms. Johnson was taken to a local hospital. AJC.com is reporting “Maliqua Johnson was crossing the road outside a crosswalk when she was hit by a vehicle traveling south…[t]he driver, believed to be in a newer-model red Hyundai Sonata, left the scene without helping the woman or calling 911.”
Gwinnett Police are looking for help in identifying the car or driver.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, Maliqua Johnson 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 Ms. Johnson 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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