Elk Township, NJ – Fatal 2-Vehicle Crash at Rte 77 and Ferrell RdNew Jersey Legal News
Elk Township, NJ (October 9, 2019) – On Tuesday morning, October 8th, police responded to the scene of a fatal two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 77 and Ferrell Road.
Police said the accident took place around 6:30 a.m. A 24-year-old female passenger from Williamstown, whose name has not yet been released, passed away due to her injuries. The drivers of both vehicles were hospitalized at the Cooper University Hospital.
Paramedics assisted at the scene of the accident and helped injured parties who sustained serious injuries due to the collision.
The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in New Jersey
In just one recent year’s time, approximately 550 people were killed in fatal New Jersey accidents. These crashes most commonly occur at intersections due to speeding, drunk driving, distractions, and more. Losing somebody you love in an accident is not an easy thing to face, especially when you believe that another party has acted with outright negligence. You may be able to compensate for damages on behalf of your loved one, which is why you should speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney immediately.
At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our attorneys are well-versed in the many laws that apply to personal injury claims in New Jersey and have the knowledge to handle your claim from start to finish. Families suffer at the hands of negligent drivers every single day and you have many options against an at-fault party. Please contact us for more information at (201) 997-0030.
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