Augusta, GA – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Deans Bridge Rd at Lyman St

Augusta, GA – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Deans Bridge Rd at Lyman St

Augusta, GA (April 22, 2024) – A fatal pedestrian accident reported in Augusta claimed one person’s life early Thursday morning, April 18. The Augustine Police Department responded to the scene of the accident at around 12:30 a.m.

Reports from local authorities indicate that 38-year-old Tony Maurice Walker of Augusta, Georgia, was walking in the area of deans Bridge Road and Lyman Street just after midnight when he was struck by a vehicle. Walker was severely injured in the accident. He was pronounced deceased by the Richmond County Coroner’s Office. No other injuries were reported as a result of the collision. At this time, the Coroner’s Office is investigating the incident.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Tony Maurice Walker.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Georgia

Augusta, GA – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Deans Bridge Rd at Lyman StEvery day, fatal crashes occur in our state, claiming the lives of countless innocent victims each year. Regrettably, families are left grappling with life-changing and devastating consequences in the aftermath of these accidents. After losing a loved one, families have the option to pursue legal action against the responsible party, seeking compensation for the numerous losses they endure.

Some of the losses that can be pursued following a fatal collision include:

  • Loss of spousal support
  • Loss of care, protection, and guidance
  • Loss of parental care and guidance
  • Loss of love and affection
  • Loss of society and companionship
  • Loss of enjoyment of life

In addition, families can seek compensation to alleviate the financial burdens they face, including:

  • Lost earning capacity
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Medical costs

To protect your rights effectively after losing a loved one, it’s crucial to seek representation from a Georgia wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney will work to prove your entitlement to compensation for these and other damages, building a robust case against the defendant and advocating tirelessly to ensure you receive justice.

Losing a loved one due to the negligence of others is an agonizing experience that no family should endure. At Ted Greve & Associates, we comprehend the emotional and financial toll of such losses on families. That’s why our team of dedicated attorneys is committed to fiercely advocating for your rights and pursuing fair compensation on your behalf. While it cannot erase the pain of your loss, receiving full compensation can help alleviate some of the financial burdens during this challenging time. Let us handle the legal matters so you can focus on healing with your family. Don’t hesitate to reach out to our fatal accident lawyers for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. We’re here to support and fight for you every step of the way.