Savannah, GA – Dominquez Habacuc Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Ogeechee Rd
Last updated Saturday, February 4th, 2023
Savannah, GA (January 30, 2023) – Around 4:20 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, January 29, a man was killed in a fatal pedestrian crash in Savannah.
According to Savannah Police, the accident happened on Ogeechee Road around the area of Gamble Road. Police confirmed that a male pedestrian was attempting to walk across the street in the area of the intersection when he was suddenly struck by a 2017 Chevrolet Cruze that was traveling westbound and did not stop in time. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene of the collision.
Savannah responders, including local paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has since been identified as 43-year-old Dominguez Habacuc, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene o the accident due to traumatic injuries. Nobody else sustained injuries in the accident.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time following the collision. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We want to offer our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian whose life was taken in this accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
Nobody knows how much a pedestrian accident is going to affect them until it happens to them. Many pedestrian accidents happen in Georgia every year, many of which lead to serious injuries. However, some pedestrian accidents take the lives of those involved. In fact, in just 2021 alone, it was reported that approximately 348 pedestrians were killed in fatal Georgia pedestrian accidents and many others were severely injured. Finding out that a loved one has been taken from you in a pedestrian accident can affect your life in many ways. If you and your family have lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident, it is imperative that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
The loss of a loved one can leave you feeling alone and confused. You and your family should not forget that there are many options available for you after you have sustained the immense and unexpected loss of a loved one. As you grieve these losses, you should not have to be concerned about how you are going to keep up with the bills that pile up against you. After the passing of a loved one in an accident, you should immediately seek the help of a Savannah wrongful death attorney.
At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal pedestrian accidents. We will handle your claim from start to finish so that you do not have to deal with these losses entirely on your own. Handling the insurance companies is never easy, which is why we offer our support and resources to you. You are not alone following a fatal pedestrian accident. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Savannah at (888) 688-1924 to find out how we can help you and your family.
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