A local man is recovering after being struck by a car in northwest Coweta County.
The accident occurred on the 1500 block of Wagers Mill Road just before 7:30 a.m. Monday when a 19-year-old male was crossing the road with a skateboard and struck by an oncoming car, according to Cpl. Scott Tarpley with the Georgia State Patrol.
The victim was transported by ground ambulance to Atlanta Medical Center and was later released with two broken legs, Tarpley said. The identity of the victim was not released.
No one else was injured and the driver of the car was not cited for any moving violations.