Atlanta, GA – Pedestrian Accident at Hollowell Pkwy & Cedar Ave
Atlanta, GA (May 6, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a serious pedestrian accident that occurred at an intersection in Atlanta on Friday morning, May 6.
According to Atlanta Police, the accident happened around 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Cedar Avenue and Hollowell Parkway. A pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was walking in the area. They suddenly crossed the street at the intersection, where they were struck by a passenger vehicle. It is not known if the driver of the involved vehicle remained at the scene.
Paramedics were rushed to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian was seriously injured as a result of the collision. The party was rushed to the hospital but their current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time. Commuters in the area were told to watch for stops in traffic.
At this time, authorities have not updated with any new information on the circumstances of the collision but their investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest thoughts to the injured pedestrian in hopes of their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most catastrophic accidents that happen on our roads in Georgia. Because of this, victims are likely to become seriously injured or even killed in an accident. In 2020, it was reported that approximately 273 pedestrians were killed and many others were injured in these tragic accidents. Pedestrian accidents have only been increasing on our roads in Georgia despite the many efforts that lawmakers have made to ensure that these accidents stop happening so frequently. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident and wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Many people injured in pedestrian accidents will find that there are challenges that pop up every step of the way when it comes to bringing a claim. One of the most intense things that you will have to deal with following one of these collisions is dealing with the big-name insurance company. The insurance company will offer you incomplete information and fail to reach out to you at times, which means that you could be left feeling helpless and alone. You should speak with an Atlanta personal injury attorney who can ensure that your rights are being protected at this time.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys are here to aggressively represent you during one of the most difficult times in your life. Our personal injury attorneys are here to help you overcome the many challenges that could pop up as you face the legal system for the first time after a pedestrian accident. We will help you obtain compensation for many different aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
You should never feel forced into accepting a low-ball offer from the insurance company. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Atlanta at (888) 688-1924 for more information on your available options.
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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