Teaneck, NJ – Pileup Crash Sends Van into Home on Wilson Ave
Teaneck, NJ (July 12, 2020) – A multi-vehicle collision in Teaneck resulted in road closures earlier today on Sunday, July 12. The accident occurred near the intersection of NJ-4 and S. Wilson Avenue at around 5 a.m. Local reports revealed that a van with New York license plates crashed into a home in Bergen County located on Wilson Avenue.
The van was stopped by a brick wall, preventing it from doing much damage to the residence. No injuries were reported inside the house. Multiple vehicles were involved in the crash, and the extent of the resulting injuries have not yet been reported by local authorities.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Jersey Car Accidents
There were a total of 273,473 reported collisions across New Jersey in 2016, an average of 749 crashes happening daily. Of these reported accidents, 62,690 resulted in injuries and another 570 ended in fatalities. That year, nearly 75% of reported crashes happened in just ten counties, with Bergen County recording the highest number of collisions. There were 29,145 reported crashes in Bergen County in 2016.
If you or a loved one is involved in a serious New Jersey car accident, the resulting damages can be overwhelming, and recovering compensation is difficult for those who are unfamiliar with the law. Many victims are unsure of what to do next to protect their legal rights, and this can lead to issues when pursuing a personal injury claim. An experienced New Jersey personal injury attorney can help injured victims and their families recover lost compensation.
Since 1965, Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC has provided reliable, result-driven legal services to New Jersey residents, and we are dedicated to obtaining a fair settlement for all our clients. Personal injury law in New Jersey is broad, involving an array of different accidents, and each comes with its own unique rules and limitations. Contact our offices today at (201) 997- 0030 to discuss your case and see how our experienced legal team can help you.
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