Family Members Searching for Driver in Bryan County Pedestrian Hit-and-Run
BRYAN COUNTY, GA. – (wsav.com) The family of a woman injured in a pedestrian hit-and-run accident in Bryan County, Georgia, is searching for the missing driver and offering a reward, according to an online story from wsav.com.*
At approximately 10 p.m. on July 28, Heather Nicole Love, of Jacksonville, was walking on Highway 80 in Bryan County, Georgia. Just past Highway 280, a vehicle struck her and kept driving. Love was airlifted to a hospital in Savannah with serious injuries. Her current medical condition is not known at this time.
Authorities are searching for the driver, who was reportedly traveling in a white SUV. Love’s family has become involved in the search and are offering a reward to anyone who can provide information about the location of the vehicle or the driver. Anyone with information can call (912) 754-1180 or (912) 262-3990.
Bryan County is located in the southeastern portion of the state of Georgia. According to the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the number of vehicle accidents in Bryan County has increased during the last several years. A total of 937 vehicle accidents occurred in the county in 2016, compared to 287 in 2012.
The 2016 accidents resulted in 275 injuries and 13 fatalities. Two of the fatal accidents that year involved pedestrians, and 20 of the fatal accidents involved speeding or alcohol consumption on the part of one of the drivers. Four of the people killed in vehicle collisions in Bryan County in 2016 were not wearing seat belts.
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