Camden, NJ – Pedestrian Injured in Crash on Rt 168 near Collings AveNY/NJ Legal News
Camden, NJ (October 27, 2023) – A major pedestrian crash happened in Camden on Friday morning, October 27. At approximately 8:07 a.m., the collision was reported to emergency crews who promptly went to the scene.
The exact cause of the wreck remains unknown at this time. Responders were observed on Route 168 near Camden Avenue and both lanes of the road were closed while they rendered aid at the scene.
The pedestrian was treated by paramedics after being struck by a vehicle and transported to the hospital for further evaluation and treatment. They have not been identified at this time.
Police in Camden continue to investigate the details of the accident.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.
Pedestrian Wrecks in Camden
Pedestrian collisions take place thousands of times per year in New York. These wrecks often cause injuries and even fatalities for those involved. Averagely speaking, over 5,000 people are killed per year throughout the United States every year. Sadly, most of these wrecks occur because of drivers who behave negligently while behind the wheel. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Association reports that over half the time, negligent driving is behind injurious and deadly pedestrian collisions in the US.
Pedestrians who suffer serious injuries in auto collisions are often forced to spend a lot of time recovering in the hospital. While there, they usually undergo medical treatment that can be very expensive and exhausting, like painful physical therapy or repeat surgeries. Experiences of this nature may be life-changing, not only for injured victims, but also for their family members.
If you or a member of your family has suffered injuries in a pedestrian collision, talking to attorney is definitely in your best interest. A lawyer may be able to help you get the financial compensation and justice you need during the difficult aftermath of your accident. When your finances are under control, you may be able to focus on your mental and physical health rather than be worrying about money.
A pedestrian crash attorney in Camden from the law office of Metro Law can help you to learn more about your legal options and rights at this time. You may be wondering how you will pay for all of the expenses that stem from your wreck, and, depending on the circumstances and cause of the collision that caused your injuries, you may be able to gather financial compensation for a long list of damages, including:
- Lost wages
- Vehicle repairs
- Vehicle replacement
- Medical bills
- Emotional turmoil
- Loss of life enjoyment
- Loss of consortium
Call Metro Law at (800) 469-6476 to talk to an experienced legal advocate who can aid you during this difficult time. We do not charge any fees up front, and only require payment if you receive compensation that can help you recover. Please call our law office as soon as you can to learn more about our ability to help you. It is our main goal and duty to make sure that crash victims and their loved ones get the financial compensation they need to pay for the damages and losses that may have been imposed upon them by the reckless, careless, or otherwise negligent actions of other people.