Macon, GA (November 7, 2022) - It was reported that a 50-year-old man was riding his bicycle eastbound on Irwinton Road when he was struck by two separate vehicles. The driver of the second vehicle remained at the scene of the accident, while the driver of the first vehicle drove away.
A deputy coroner arrived at the scene and determined that the man had passed away there. The collision, which is still being looked into, did not result in injuries to anyone else.
People who live in Georgia frequently choose to travel by bicycle because it is both a practical and economical mode of transportation for them. Unfortunately, it only takes a moment for the actions of a careless driver to turn into something catastrophic or even fatal for a person riding a bicycle.
When a bicyclist loses their life after being struck by a vehicle, their loved ones may be able to file a Wrongful Death claim on behalf of the deceased.
If a negligent driver was the reason your loved one died in a bike crash, you will need the help of a Macon Wrongful Death Lawyer if you wish to seek financial compensation for your loss.
Although no amount of money will bring back the person you loved, it may help to put your mind at ease when it comes to the mounting financial responsibilities left in their wake.
If you were injured in a bicycle accident and believe it was the fault of the driver, you also have the right to seek compensation for any damages and injuries that you suffered.
If you are considering filing a claim after a bike accident, it's in your best interest to first consult with a Macon Personal Injury Lawyer.
Even in the most straightforward cases, it is often best to consult with a lawyer to learn what you may be entitled to and what laws apply to your claim.
At The Mabra Firm, our team of experienced Bicycle Accident Lawyers can help if you were injured as a result of another person's negligence.
It is our top priority to help accident victims receive the compensation they deserve for their suffering.
Call us at (404) 344-5255 to schedule a free injury consultation today.
Note: This post was created with the help of outside sources, such as news articles and first-hand accounts. Because the details of this accident have not been independently verified, please notify us immediately if you discover any false information. We will update the post to reflect the correct information.
Disclaimer: At The Mabra Law Firm, we are always looking for ways to improve the quality and safety of our state, and we have been saddened by the outcomes of numerous accidents. We hope that by informing those in our community about these accidents, they will work to prevent other serious accidents in the future. These posts are not intended to be solicitations for business. The information contained within should never be interpreted as medical or legal advice. We wish everyone involved in these accidents a fast recovery.