Atlanta, GA – Man Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Campbellton Rd

2/6 Atlanta, GA – Man Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Campbellton Rd

Atlanta, GA (February 6, 2023) – Around 12:40 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, February 4, a man was killed in a fatal pedestrian crash in Atlanta.

According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Campbellton Road and Butner Road. Police confirmed that a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the street at the intersection when he was suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle. The driver involved in the accident came to a stop at the scene and waited for the police.

Several Atlanta responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has only been identified as a 51-year-old man, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Nobody else was hurt in the collision.

Due to the severity of the crash, the intersection was blocked for an extended period of time. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.

No further details have been released, but police continue their investigation into the collision. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.

We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian whose life has been taken in this horrific accident.

Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia

2/6 Atlanta, GA – Man Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Campbellton Rd Though pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads and are prone to extensive harm, drivers still do not always watch out for these parties. This means that many pedestrians are either injured or killed in accidents every year. Georgia is known for having a high percentage of pedestrian accidents every year, with hundreds of victims losing their lives. In 2021, in fact, it was reported that 348 pedestrians were killed in fatal pedestrian accidents throughout Georgia. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident, you should speak with an attorney immediately.

Losing a loved one can be a devastating event that you may not be prepared to face on your own. It is normal for you and your family to feel alone and confused. As you are grieving the loss of a pedestrian who has been taken from you prematurely, you should not have to worry about the many bills that keep piling up against you. It is normal to have a wide array of questions during this stressful time in your life. Speaking with an Atlanta wrongful death attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected.

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in pedestrian collisions. No matter the circumstances leading up to the loss of your loved one, we are here to help you move forward during one of the most difficult times in your life. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping you achieve compensation for a wide array of aspects at this time, such as the following:

  • Medical bills
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of consortium and companionship

We will stand by your side when you need our assistance the most. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information.

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident; therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove a post if requested. 

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