Jersey City, NJ – Man Dies Following Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Route 440New Jersey Legal News
Jersey City, NJ (August 13, 2019) – Police confirmed that a 58-year-old named Darren Bradley was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident on Route 440 in Jersey City.
Authorities said that Bradley was struck in the northbound lanes of traffic by a woman from Old Bridge. Bradley was then struck by a second vehicle that was being driven by an off-duty Jersey City police officer.
Neither driver was charged for the accident, which took place around 9:20 p.m. The victim was pronounced dead at the Jersey City Medical Center after being taken there immediately after the accident. He was not identified until a few days later.
The accident continues to be investigated at this time.
Our sincere condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Pedestrian accidents are life-changing accidents that take approximately 500 lives across New Jersey every year. This is due to the fact that pedestrians are extremely vulnerable when it comes to accidents involving motor vehicle drivers. In the blink of an eye, a driver could fail to pay attention to the roads, leading to an accident with serious results. Our wrongful death attorneys are here to assist you during these chaotic times.
At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our attorneys understand how overwhelmed you and your family might be feeling after a loved one was taken from you in the blink of an eye. If you believe that other parties have acted recklessly and, as a result, your loved one has been taken from you, you have rights to compensation under the law. Please reach out to us for the help you need at this time at (201) 997-0030.
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