Bridgewater, NJ – 11-Year-Old Cyclist Killed, Hit by Pick-Up at Fulton Ave and 3rd StNY/NJ Legal News
Bridgewater, NJ (April 04, 2022) – A driver of a pick-up truck struck and killed an 11-year-old girl as she rode her bicycle near her home in Bridgewater on Saturday, April 2nd.
The Bridgewater Township Police Department said officers responded to the scene at the intersection of 3rd Street and Fulton Avenue at about 6:05 p.m.
The driver of the GMC pick-up truck, identified as a 22-year-old woman from Bridgewater, was traveling northbound on Fulton Street when she hit the girl at the intersection.
The child, whose identity was not released due to her age, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson Hospital Somerset where she passed away.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Wrongful Deaths in New Jersey
Our New Jersey wrongful death lawyers have counseled the loved ones of hundreds of wrongful death victims. We recognize the horrible reality of these cases. Losing a person you love because of the negligent behavior of another person or persons is a singularly painful experience; one for which the law has a legal curative.
Claims of wrongful death may be filed against any person who is deemed responsible for the death of another through their negligent or unlawful actions. These claims provide the estate of the deceased or their surviving family with the means to seek monetary compensation from the responsible party.
Bridgewater Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Bridgewater wrongful death attorneys at Metro Law are available 24-hours a day to help bereaved families by answering questions they may have about legal options available to them after enduring the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one.
Metro Law’s car accident attorneys in Bridgewater work diligently to ensure those harmed by the negligent actions of others hold wrongdoers accountable. Our team is dedicated to helping grieving families collect the maximum amount of compensation available for funeral services, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more.
We strive to ensure their legal rights are protected after being harmed in preventable collisions throughout the state. Our team works diligently to help victims hold those at fault accountable and collect the maximum amount of compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents.
If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to explore legal action available for you.
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.