Injuries

Washington Heights, NY – Worker Injured in Accident on W 180th St

Washington Heights, NY – Worker Injured in Accident on W 180th St

Washington Heights, NY (November 8, 2019) – A workplace accident on West 180th Street left one worker injured. Just after noon, on November 7, emergency crews responded to the scene of a workplace accident on West 180th Street. According to reports, a man was working approximately 40-feet underground near the area of West 180th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, where the Radio Tower & Hotel is being built, when he was seriously injured. The victim was able to maneuver himself to the surface [...]

Washington Heights, NY – Worker Injured in Accident on W 180th St

Newark, NJ – Fire on Clinton Ave Sends Two Firefighters to Area Hospitals

Newark, NJ (October 18, 2019) – A fire on Clinton Ave left two firefighters with injuries. At approximately 8 p.m. on October 17, emergency fire crews responded to a three-story structure fire in the 100 block of Clinton Ave. As firefighters battled the blaze at the Kastner Mansion, part of the building collapsed on top of them. Two firefighters were injured as a result and transported to area hospitals for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation. Our thoughts and prayers are [...]

Washington Heights, NY – Worker Injured in Accident on W 180th St

Maywood, NJ – Elderly Woman Injured in New Jersey Transit Bus on Essex St

Lodi, NJ (October 17, 2019) – Chemical exposure caused injuries to an elderly victim on a New Jersey Transit bus. According to reports, at approximately 2:20 p.m. on October 16th, emergency crews responded to the scene of an incident on Essex Street. A 69-year-old woman was traveling along the No. 164 bus when she began to feel burning on her leg near the intersection of Essex Street and Maywood Avenue. The bus pulled over to unload passengers from the vehicle. Police [...]

Newark, NJ – Fire on Summer Ave Leaves One Dead & Four Injured

Lakewood, NJ – Complex Fire on Prospect St Injures Three

Lakewood, NJ (September 13, 2019) – A fire at the High Point Condominium Complex sends three to area hospitals with serious injuries. On September 6, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major condominium fire on Prospect St. According to reports, just after 1 a.m., a fire erupted throughout several apartments at the High Point Condo Complex located on Prospect St for unknown reasons. Several families were displaced in the incident. One man, one woman, and her child were seriously [...]

Brooklyn, NY - Fatal Hit-&-Run on Emmons Ave

Rochester, NY – Collision on Route 104 by Bay Rd Results in Injuries

Rochester, NY (September 13, 2019) – A crash Thursday on Bay Rd sends at least one person to the hospital. On September 12, emergency crews in Rochester responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on 104 Westbound. According to reports, a motor vehicle collision occurred along the roadway just past Bay Road. At least one person involved in the collision was injured. The injured victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under [...]

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Wayne, NJ – Bicycle Accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd Results in Injuries

Wayne, NJ (September 13, 2019) – A freak accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd sends one man to the hospital with serious injuries. On September 11, just after 1:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident near 309 Black Oak Ridge Rd. According to reports, James DeSalvo was riding a bicycle through the area when he was struck by a tire, which blew off a passing Mack dump truck. DeSalvo suffered serious injuries in the incident and was [...]

Common Injuries in Motor Vehicle Accidents

Common Injuries in Motor Vehicle Accidents

Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can be devastating. This is especially true in cases where victims incur injuries. Being injured in an accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s mental, physical, and financial wellbeing. It is crucial to understand the possible injuries victims can incur in motor vehicle accidents as well as some of their treatment requirements. Having a better understanding of possible injuries can help you to determine if you should file a legal [...]

Berkeley Township, NJ - Man Injured After Car Crashes Into Home On Jamaica Blvd

Berkeley Township, NJ – Man Injured After Car Crashes Into Home On Jamaica Blvd

Berkeley Township, NJ (September 3, 2019) – A vehicle reportedly crashed into a home in southern New Jersey, injuring the occupant. The accident took place in Berkeley Township, NJ, near the corner of Jamaica Blvd and Nostrand Dr. The crash happened on Monday, September 2nd, at around 4:10 p.m.  Local authorities reported that the involved motorist was traveling north on Jamaica Blvd when another vehicle traveling west on Norstrand Dr. surprised them. This caused the driver to overcompensate, hit the [...]

Bayonne, NJ - International-Matex Tank Terminals Accident Sends Five to Hospital

Bayonne, NJ – International-Matex Tank Terminals Accident Sends Five to Hospital

Bayonne, NJ (August 30, 2019) – On August 28, the Bayonne Fire Department responded to the scene of a major accident at the International-Matex Tank Terminals plant located at 2 Commerce Street. According to reports, just after 3 p.m., emergency crews met with the IMTT Fire Department regarding an industrial plant accident. For unknown reasons, sodium hydroxide leaked out at the plant. Five individuals on-site suffered chemical burns and were provided medical care on the scene. The injured victims were later [...]

Wildwood, NJ – 11-Year-Old Seriously Injured in Dog Attack at the Jersey Shore

Wildwood, NJ – 11-Year-Old Seriously Injured in Dog Attack at the Jersey Shore

Wildwood, NJ (August 30, 2019) – A dog attack at the Jersey Shore left a young child seriously injured. On August 16, an 11-year-old boy from Bridgewater was on a family vacation at the Jersey Shore when things turned serious. According to reports, the young boy spotted the dog on the shore. The child approached the owner, John Kalin, and asked if he could pet the dog. The dog instantly leaped forward and bit the child on the face. In an instant, [...]