Macon, GA – Tracie Pitts Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Rocky Creek Rd

3/16 Macon, GA – Tracie Pitts Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Rocky Creek Rd

Macon, GA (March 16, 2023) – Around 9:43 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, March 15, a woman was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident in Macon.

According to Macon officials, the accident happened at 2400 Rocky Creek Road. Police confirmed that a female pedestrian was walking in the area when she was suddenly struck by a female mechanic in the area. The driver originally fled the scene following the collision and then came back when police arrived.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Macon responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has since been identified as 46-year-old Tracie Pitts, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Nobody else was hurt in the accident.

Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked for some time. Police did not say whether or not they arrested the mechanic.

The investigation into the collision remains ongoing. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.

We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this horrific accident.

Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia

3/16 Macon, GA – Tracie Pitts Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Rocky Creek Rd Pedestrian accidents are some of the most severe and life-altering accidents that take place on our roads in Georgia. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents have been on the rise throughout Georgia over recent years. Now, Georgia ranks 4th in the country for the largest number of pedestrian accidents. In just 2021 alone, it was reported that approximately 320 people were killed in fatal pedestrian accidents, and many others sustained serious injuries in Georgia. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident, you and your family should speak with an attorney who has handled these types of claims in the past.

The loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident can impact your life in many ways. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you should not have to be concerned with the bills that keep piling up against you. It is normal to feel alone and confused, as well as have many questions after losing a loved one in a fatal collision. There are many parties who could successfully bring a wrongful death claim in Georgia, such as the following:

  • Spouse of the deceased
  • Children of the deceased
  • Parents of the deceased

Speaking with a Macon wrongful death attorney can help you move forward during these challenging times.

Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are here to help you and your family move forward after you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian crash. We understand how difficult it can be to get back on your feet during one of the most difficult times in your life. As you grieve, we will handle the tough parts of your claim and make sure that your rights are protected. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages at this time. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Macon at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you.

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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