East Brunswick, NJ – Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle on NJ-18
East Brunswick, NJ (August 2, 2021) – A pedestrian has lost their life following an auto accident in East Brunswick. At approximately 3:30 a.m., on August 1, emergency crews in Middlesex County were requested on-site at a crash on New Jersey State Route 18.
Reports from authorities show that a pedestrian was walking in the area of New Jersey State Route 18 near Lake Avenue when they were struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian suffered severe injuries in the crash.
EMS rushed the victim to a local hospital where they succumbed to their injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them at this time. Learning that a loved one lost their life in an accident is truly devastating. Knowing that they lost their life under circumstances that could have been avoided just makes the loss even more unbearable.
Our New Jersey 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. Call (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our wrongful death attorneys in New Jersey.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are hurt in traffic-related incidents throughout the state of New Jersey. Although we hope everyone will recover from their injuries, this is not always the case. Hundreds of people end up dying due to the severity of their injuries. In many cases, victims end up loses their lives due to the negligent or reckless acts of others. Although pedestrians can take proactive measures to ensure they are mindful of others, they cannot guarantee that drivers will take the same proactive approach to protect them.
Losing a loved one under any circumstances comes with overwhelming mental and emotional pain and suffering for surviving relatives. In many cases, families are forced to pay tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses and burial costs while dealing with a plethora of financial burdens moving forward. When victims lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible to protect their legal rights. Families may be entitled to compensation to help them move forward. Although no amount of compensation can ever make us whole again after a tragic loss, having the financial resources necessary to cover the costs families face moving forward can help alleviate the mental and emotional strains related to coming up with the money to cover unanticipated expenses moving forward.
Our New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping thousands of families get the justice and compensation they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure families have their legal rights protected so they can move forward from the tragic and unexpected loss of a loved one. Contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 460-6476 to see how we can help 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.