Atlantic City, NJ – Two Struck by Car, Injured on Atlantic City Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ (February 8, 2023) – A woman from Lakeville and her boyfriend were sent to the hospital after they were hit by a car in Atlantic City. The crash happened on Saturday, January 28, according to reports.
The couple was hit by a delivery truck on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Sources said that both victims struck the windshield, and the woman broke both legs. They were transported to a nearby hospital by ambulance. The woman was in a coma at the time.
The delivery driver stopped at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The female victim’s family said they were planning surgery to place rods in her legs when she is well enough. The woman’s boyfriend suffered a concussion and was unconscious at the scene.
Police officials in Atlantic City continue to investigate the details of the crash.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
New Jersey Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian accidents happen in New Jersey frequently. A report conducted by Smart Growth America reveals that pedestrian deaths continue to rise, especially in the past decade. In 2021, in New Jersey, over 200 people lost their lives due to pedestrian collisions. This is the largest number of pedestrians killed in the Garden State in 30 years.
Sadly, pedestrians are usually hurt by drivers who are acting negligently. When you or someone you love has been hurt by the actions of a negligent driver, contacting a pedestrian crash attorney should be one of the first steps you take after your accident.
The Atlantic City pedestrian accident attorneys at Metro Law have worked on behalf of injured accident victims to help them get the financial compensation they need for decades. We fully believe that injured crash victims should not have to pay for the injuries they sustain, especially if they happened by no fault of their own. By contacting an experienced personal injury lawyer, you may be able to get help paying for the costs related to your accident, as well as other damages like pain, suffering, and more.
Our skilled attorneys will negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance companies for you so you can get your life back on track. At Metro Law, we have decades of experience helping injured crash victims recover in more ways than one. You deserve to be able to focus on your mental and physical health while we take care of the financial aspect of things.
Call Metro Law at (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation.
Notes: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified. If you have identified any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us immediately, and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.