When I exited my friends car I fell in the drain because the grate cover was gone i was waist deep my friend had to pull me out. Back and hip and leg and elbow injured. This car wash has been closed ( inoperable) for months Our car had quit and we pulled in car wash to get off the road
You should speak with an attorney. Under Georgia's classification of persons on another's property, you are likely deemed a tresspasser. Therefore, the landowner owed you a duty not to willfully injure you. Thus, you would need to establish that the land was being regularly maintained by the owner, the owner knew or should have known about the missing grate cover, knew that people frequently walked on the property, and then decided not to replace the missing grate, even after undertstanding the significant risk of harm it created for persons who happened upon the property.
these type of cases get very fact specific. So, as advised, speak with an attorney.
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