Passaic, NJ – Pedestrian Accident Leads to Fatality on Gregory AveNew Jersey Legal News
Passaic, NJ (September 11, 2019) – Early Tuesday, September 10th, a pedestrian accident took place on Gregory Avenue that led to the death of one individual.
At the time, a 64-year-old woman, identified as Mary Hernandez, was attempting to cross Gregory Avenue when she was struck by a 2018 Toyota around 6:05 a.m.
The Toyota, according to police, was driven by a man from Spain. Hernandez was transported to a local area hospital but passed away while there.
The driver of the Toyota was not injured and no charges have been filed. The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
We would like to take a moment to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Far too many lives are taken in pedestrian accidents each year due to the negligence of drivers who are not closely watching the roads. In just one recent year, over 500 pedestrian lives were taken in serious accidents at the hands of negligent parties. If you have lost somebody you love in an accident, your first step might be to bring a wrongful death claim against a party who is responsible. However, for this, you will need the help of an attorney on your side.
At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our dedicated and compassionate attorneys have stood by the sides of many clients who have suffered some of the most immeasurable losses in accidents. Many families fail to remember that they have rights and protections under the law.
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