Maple Shade, NJ – Child Injured In Crash At Stiles Ave & W Front StNew Jersey Legal News
Maple Shade, NJ (November 5, 2019) – An 11-year-old boy was struck by a pickup while trick or treating on Halloween, Thursday, October 31st. The accident happened on Stiles Avenue close to the railroad crossing between W. Front Street and W. Broadway. In Maple Shade Township, New Jersey. Local authorities responded to the incident at around 6:53 p.m.
The injured child sustained internal injuries in the collision. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. The driver of the pickup remained at the scene and cooperated with local authorities.
The current condition of the injured child was not reported. An investigation into the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Distracted Driving Accidents in New Jersey
Sadly, many drivers are paying less attention to the road than ever before. This causes many serious car accidents where victims are seriously injured. These crashes can be deadly, especially when a cyclist or pedestrian is involved.
Distracted driving may seem innocent to some drivers, but it can be deadly. Nearly 4,000 people were killed by distracted motorists in 2015 and 8.5 percent of all fatal collisions in 2019 were attributed to distracted drivers.
An experienced New Jersey car crash attorney can maximize your compensation recovered in a personal injury claim. Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC is here to fight for your legal rights. Contact our law offices at (201) 997-0030 to discuss your claim today.
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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.