West New York, NJ – Hit-&-Run Injury At Boulevard E & 66th StNew Jersey Legal News
West New York, NJ (December 8, 2019) – Authorities in West New York, New Jersey were notified of an unconscious man on the road on Sunday, December 1st. Local sources indicated that the unconscious man was found near the intersection of Boulevard East and 66th Street. Authorities responded to the crash site at around 4:40 p.m.
Authorities found the man, 56, of New York City, unconscious in the street. The victim was struck by a vehicle that left the scene of the accident. The man was transported to Jersey City Medical Center in critical condition.
No updates on the victim’s condition have been provided. Law enforcement is currently conducting an investigation into the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Hit-&-Run Accidents in New Jersey
Hit-and-run collisions are a common event on American roadways. Each year, around 2,049 people are killed by hit-and-run drivers in New Jersey. The Garden State has a particularly high rate of hit-and-run crashes compared to other states.
When drivers flee the scene of an accident, they fail to provide aid to those injured in the crash. Those injured in a hit-and-run crash may feel that they have little legal recourse to obtain compensation. However, an experienced New Jersey car crash lawyer can help you protect your legal rights to compensation.
The legal team at Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC has the resources necessary to provide top-quality legal representation. We have helped numerous victims obtain settlements worthy of their damages. Call us today at (201) 997-0030 if you have been unfairly injured in a car crash.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.