Atlanta, GA (December 11, 2023) – A 73-year-old man lost his life as a result of a fatal pedestrian accident that took place in Atlanta early Sunday morning, December 10. The Atlanta Police Department was notified of the accident at around 2:50 a.m.
According to official reports, a 73-year-old man was walking in the 1400 block of Arthur Langford Jr Place on the southwest side of Atlanta. For unknown reasons, he was struck by a vehicle while crossing the roadway. The driver involved in the accident left the scene before police arrived. The pedestrian suffered severe injuries as a result of the crash. Authorities confirmed that the victim passed away from their injuries. At this time, the Atlanta Police Department is investigating.
We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia
Thousands of families across the United States are forced to deal with the overwhelming consequences of fatal collisions each year. The unexpected impact of a fatal collision can be devastating. It can be extremely difficult for families to move forward when funeral costs, lost earning capacity, and other financial burdens overwhelm them.
When a fatal collision occurs, it is challenging to deal with the emotional impact that families are forced to endure. Not having the resources to cover these and other expenses can make the situation even worse. In the event of the loss of a loved one, you may be eligible to file a claim for wrongful death compensation.
A wrongful death lawsuit is filed in civil court and can help you hold the negligent party accountable for their actions. Working with a wrongful death lawyer will ensure that you receive justice. It will be easier to move forward during this very difficult time if you have a wrongful death lawyer who will be able to help you gather evidence, build your claim, negotiate compensation, and ease some of your stress.
Coping with the loss of a loved one is always challenging, particularly when it stems from another driver’s negligence. At Ted Greve & Associates, we comprehend the pain and difficulties that families endure in such situations. Our committed team is ready to provide empathetic legal representation and assistance to those who have lost loved ones in car accidents. We aim not only to help our clients attain justice and equitable compensation but also to offer them solace as they navigate through the aftermath of this tragic event. If you have experienced the loss of a loved one in a car accident, please feel free to contact us for a complimentary case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. We are here to guide you through your options and stand with you during this challenging time.