Man Killed in Automobile Accident in Cobb County

A pedestrian was killed on Friday evening when he was hit by a car near Austell, Georgia, according to the AJC. The man, from Marietta, was crossing the street when he was struck by a Volkswagen Jetta driven by a woman from Austell.

The man was taken to WellStar Cobb Hospital and was pronounced dead there. The driver of the Jetta was not injured, and has not been charged.

Pedestrian accidents like this can result in serious injuries or even death, like in this case. Whether they are the result of driver error, equipment malfunction, impaired driving or any number of other facts, they can be quite serious. Victims of these kinds of automobile accidents who have suffered catastrophic injury can benefit from the assistance of an experienced team of attorneys, like the Atlanta-based lawyers at Pope & Howard, P.C.

The attorneys at Pope & Howard, P.C. are committed to seeking justice for the victims of these kinds of automobile accidents. If you would like to schedule an appointment today, please call (404) 994-4486 or visit our website at

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