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Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023
Evans, GA (December 20, 2022) – Around 6 p.m. on Tuesday evening, December 20, a hit-and-run pedestrian accident took place on a roadway in Evans, Georgia.
According to Columbia County officials, the accident happened on Columbia Industrial Boulevard. Police confirmed that a pedestrian was walking across the street in the area when they were suddenly struck by a two-door Ford F-150 with a black trailer behind it. After the Ford struck the pedestrian, it continued to travel eastbound on Washington Road and the driver did not check on the pedestrian.
Several responders, including Evans paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being treated on scene by EMS crews. Their current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police did not say if they found the driver responsible for the accident.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues.
We offer our warmest thoughts to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Pedestrians are the most vulnerable parties on our roads in Georgia. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Hundreds of pedestrians are killed in fatal accidents in Georgia and many others are severely injured. In 2021, it was reported that approximately 348 people were killed in fatal pedestrian accidents in Georgia and many others were seriously injured. Being hurt in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured, leaving you with serious injuries. This is why it is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust after your accident.
The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can be a difficult thing to endure. You may have questions that you can only answer with the help of an attorney on your side. Many severe injuries stem from Georgia pedestrian accidents, which include the following:
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and miss out on time in the workplace. As you work on your physical recovery, you should not have to worry about the bills that pile up against you. Speaking with an Evans personal injury lawyer can help you get back on your feet when you need it the most.
Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you after a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a pedestrian accident and offer our help and resources to you every step of the way. We will stand by your side as you navigate the complex legal system in Georgia. We will also help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Evans at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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.
Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.
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