Barnegat, NJ – Motor Vehicle Crash Results in Injuries on S. Main St near Memorial DrNY/NJ Legal News
Barnegat, NJ (April 27, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident happened in Barnegat on the afternoon of April 27. The accident took place at around 12:45 p.m., sources said.
Reports show the incident occurred near the intersection of South Main Street and Memorial Drive. An unknown number of cars collided and injured those involved.
One or more patients were treated by paramedics and taken to local hospitals as necessary. Their names have not been reported at this time.
Delays in traffic occurred on South Main and Memorial and on Route 9 and Gunning River Road. Drivers were asked to avoid the area and find an alternate route for the time being due to downed wires between Gunning River Road and Hillside Avenue.
Police in Barnegat continue to investigate.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
New Jersey Car Wrecks
There are thousands of motor vehicle accidents reported in New Jersey per year. Tens of thousands of people sustain injuries in these accidents. Crashes caused by negligent drivers have become a leading cause of death in the United States in the past decade.
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