Pooler, GA (February 27, 2023) – On Saturday afternoon, February 25, a hit-and-run accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Pooler.
According to Pooler Police Department officials, the accident happened in the afternoon hours at the intersection of Pooler Parkway and Old Quacco Road. Police confirmed that a driver was traveling in the area when they entered the intersection, and their vehicle was struck by another passenger vehicle. The driver of the second vehicle fled the scene without stopping.
Several Pooler responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The driver in the vehicle that remained on the scene sustained injuries in the collision. They were taken to a local hospital for treatment, though their current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. The at-fault driver’s vehicle was found in the Berwick area, but police did not say if they arrested a suspect at this time.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident. We hope that they receive a full recovery from their injuries.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Georgia
Hundreds of thousands of individuals are hurt in car accidents every year in the state of Georgia. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye and take on many forms. In just 2015 alone, it was reported that approximately 737,100 hit-and-run collisions took place throughout the U.S. due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye when drivers engage in reckless acts such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident caused by another party, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney immediately.
Nobody understands how devastating a car accident can be until they have been involved in one themselves. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, speaking with an attorney can help you get back on your feet. An attorney will be able to help you with some of the following aspects:
- Gathering legal evidence in your claim
- Meeting deadlines that are required of you
- Answering any questions that you have
- Working one-on-one with the insurance company
No matter the circumstances leading up to your accident, you have rights and options. Speaking with a car accident attorney in Atlanta, GA can help you during these challenging times.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to assist you after your life has been affected by a Georgia car accident. If you believe that another party is liable for your accident, you have options for holding them liable. The financial damages that pile up against you can be devastating as you are dealing with your physical injuries. This is why you should never move forward without the assistance of an attorney on your side. Please contact a car accident attorney at (888) 688-1924 to find out what options you have during these difficult times.
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