Andover, NJ – 3 Injured By Truck At Limecrest & Old Creamery RdsNew Jersey Legal News
Andover, NJ (November 28, 2019) – Three people sustained varying injuries in a crash involving a dump truck in Andover Township, New Jersey. The accident took place on Wednesday, November 27th, at around 12:40 p.m. The site of the crash was located near the intersection of Limecrest and Old Creamery Roads.
A dump truck with an elevated bed driven by Hernando Restrepo, 61, snagged some powerlines, causing the vehicle to enter into oncoming traffic. The dump truck struck a 2007 blue Volvo driven by Catherine Nicholson, 43. Both Restrepo and Nicholson were injured in the crash, along with an unidentified passenger of the Volvo.
Restrepo was cited by authorities at the scene, with more charges still pending. Law enforcement is handling the investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Wrong-Way Crashes in New Jersey
Many drivers are taken by surprise by wrong-way drivers traveling directly toward them on the highway. In the event of an impact, these crashes can result in very serious injuries. Distraction often plays a role in these types of collisions.
Nearly 355 people are killed each year by wrong-way drivers. These accidents can result in serious injuries or death. Injured parties may be able to recover compensation with the help of a New Jersey car crash attorney.
You are not alone after a serious car accident. At Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC, we believe in holding reckless drivers accountable for their actions. Call our law offices today at (201) 997-0030 if you or a loved one has been injured by another driver.
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