New Brunswick, NJ – Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident on Livingston AvenueNew Jersey Legal News
New Brunswick, NJ (May 3, 2019) – A man from New Brunswick, identified as 26-year-old Daquan White, is accused of playing a role in a fatal hit-and-run accident on Livingston Avenue.
The accident took place when White struck and killed 22-year-old Anthony Cruz-Medina in the early morning of April 20th. The accident took place near Baldwin Street, according to authorities. When paramedics arrived at the scene after 12:40 a.m., he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say that, after the accident, White immediately fled the scene of the accident without checking on the pedestrian.
Now, White has been arrested and charged with vehicular homicide in the second degree, leaving the scene of a fatal crash, and more.
Police are still seeking witnesses who might have more information regarding the crash. It remains under investigation at this time.
We would like to extend our most genuine condolences to the family and friends of Anthony Cruz-Medina at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
In just one year, it is estimated that approximately 500 people will be killed in New Jersey pedestrian accidents. These accidents happen for many reasons and, although some take place due to reckless actions near roadways by the pedestrians themselves, others are solely caused by drivers who are not looking out for the wellbeing of these parties. Losing a loved one is never an easy thing to face, but you do not have to face it alone. With the help of an experienced New Jersey pedestrian accident attorney, you can achieve the results you deserve during this difficult time.
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