Hackettstown, NJ – Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Crash At Willow Grove StNew Jersey Legal News
Hackettstown, NJ (December 16, 2019) – A woman was killed in a deadly pedestrian accident in Hackettstown, New Jersey late on Friday, December 13th. The crash happened on Willow Grove Street at around 5:10 p.m.
The deceased has been identified as Brenda Sargeant, 72, of Mansfield Township, New Jersey. Sargeant was traveling east on Willow Grove when she was hit by an oncoming vehicle. She was transported to Hackettstown Medical Center where she was later pronounced dead.
An investigation into the accident is currently underway.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of Brenda Sargeant at this time.
New Jersey Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian accidents happen every day in New Jersey. These crashes often result in serious injuries due to the lack of protections afforded to pedestrians on the road. Sadly, more than a hundred pedestrians are killed in the state each year.
Crashes involving pedestrians and motor vehicles are on the rise. Many experts blame distractions behind the wheel, primarily smartphone use. Surviving family members of victims should reach out to a New Jersey auto accident lawyer to obtain deserved compensation.
You need an experienced personal injury firm handling your case. Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC has the resources to provide top-quality legal representation to all our clients. Call us today at (201) 997- 0030 if you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian crash.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.