College Park News
A motor vehicle pedestrian accident in College Park, Georgia sadly claimed the life of a woman Tuesday morning, October 22, 2019.
As reported by 11Alive.com, “just before 7 a.m., officers responded to a pedestrian hit near the intersection of Garden Walk Boulevard and Garden Ridge Drive.”
According to the report, “the pedestrian was crossing Garden Walk pushing her child in a baby stroller when she was hit by the driver of a Ford [SUV].”
WSBtv.com is reporting, “[t]he woman was able to push the stroller out of the way before being hit by the SUV, saving her baby.”
The accident remains under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol, according to the media reports.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of the deceased victim 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 and pedestrian claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of the deceased 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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