Maple Shade, NJ – Pedestrian Accident on Rt 73New Jersey Legal News
Maple Shade, NJ (October 12, 2019) – Around 11 p.m. last night, October 11th, a 33-year-old woman was injured in a pedestrian accident on Route 73.
The incident occurred when a woman was being taken to a police station. She managed to free herself and after exiting the patrol car, she was struck by a vehicle.
The woman, identified as Danielle Colon, was struck in the southbound lanes of the highway near the entrance to Stony Run Apartments.
Police said that Colon was taken to the Cooper University Hospital and, while there, she was listed in stable condition and treated for a broken leg.
The driver of the vehicle that struck her stopped at the scene of the accident. Nobody else was injured in the accident.
The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Over 500 pedestrians lose their lives in New Jersey pedestrian accidents. Pedestrians have no protection from harm against large vehicles, which is why these accidents lead to serious and injurious results. Victims who are injured in pedestrian accidents are often forced to endure medical treatment and might miss time at work, as well as other damages that can have a huge impact on a person’s life. It is crucial that victims speak with a skilled personal injury attorney in New Jersey about their options moving forward.
At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our skilled attorneys have decades worth of experience handling a variety of personal injury claims for those who have suffered at the hands of a reckless party. Our skilled attorneys work diligently to ensure victims get the care needed to make a full recovery. Contact our New Jersey law firm today for more information on how we can assist you at (201) 997-0030.
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