Hasbrouck Heights, NJ – One Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Washington PlaceNew Jersey Legal News
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ (July 9, 2019) – On Monday, police confirmed that one person was injured after being struck in a serious pedestrian accident on Washington Place.
The accident took place when a vehicle was pulling into a driveway and suddenly struck one or two pedestrians who were walking along on the sidewalk. The accident crushed one person underneath.
When first responders arrived, they had to lift up the vehicle so that they could extricate one person from underneath.
The injured pedestrian was immediately transported to the hospital by ambulance, but there is currently no update on their condition.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Our sincerest thoughts are warmly extended to the party injured in this accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Hundreds of pedestrians will be killed every year while thousands are injured across the state of New Jersey alone. These accidents tend to lead to serious results due to the fact that pedestrians have few protections from harm when up against large motor vehicles and other modes of transportation that share our roads. Because we understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of one of these accidents, our pedestrian accident attorneys are here to help you move forward.
At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our attorneys understand what you are going through after one of these accidents that have taken place at the hands of a negligent party. Because of this, we want to help you protect your rights as you work toward compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, emotional suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact us immediately to get started at (201) 997-0030.
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