Wayne, NJ – Bicycle Accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd

Wayne, NJ – Bicycle Accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd

Wayne, NJ (September 12, 2019) – Around 1:32 p.m. yesterday, September 11th, a bicycle accident took place on Black Oak Ridge Road in Wayne when a dump truck suddenly lost its tire.

The victim, identified as 53-year-old James DeSalvo, had been riding his bicycle when a tire on a dump truck suddenly blew out. The tire immediately started rolling southbound on the shoulder of the roadway until it struck DeSalvo on his bike.

DeSalvo was seriously injured and transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center, where he remains in critical condition.

Police have confirmed that no charges have been filed, but their investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.

Our thoughts are extended to the injured victim at this time.

Bicycle Accidents in New Jersey 

Each year, bicyclists are injured or killed in New Jersey, many of which happen due to motor vehicle collisions. There are many types of injuries that are common in these crashes, including head injuries, spinal cord injuries, and other permanent injuries that could follow a victim through their life. When a bicyclist has been seriously injured, the victim and their family have the choice to speak with a skilled New Jersey personal injury attorney about their options.

At Brady, Brady & Reilly, our attorneys have years of experience in bicycle accident cases and are prepared to help you gain the justice and compensation that you deserve. If you believe another party is at fault for your damages, we will aggressively fight for your rights and protections as we seek justice on your behalf. Contact our law firm for more information on how we can assist you at (201) 997-0030.

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