An accident involving a vehicle injured a pedestrian Friday night, June 28, 2019. According to WSAV.com, “[o]fficers were called to the 11100 block of Abercorn and discovered Robert Lee, 41, suffering from serious injuries.” The incident happened around 11:15 p.m. Friday night. Per the report, “[Mr.] Lee was attempting to cross in the middle of the block when he was struck by a Mercedes Benz traveling east on Abercorn Street.” Mr. Lee was taken to Memorial Health.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and depending upon who is deemed at fault, Robert Lee 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 Mr. Lee’s 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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