Elmwood Park, N.J. – Teenage Girl Killed in Accident on Route 80

Elmwood Park, N.J. – Teenage Girl Killed in Accident on Route 80

Elmwood Park, N.J. (August 20, 2019) – A teenage girl has died and two others were injured following a two-vehicle accident, according to authorities. The fatal New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Sunday, around 8:00 p.m., on Route 80.

Elmwood Park, N.J. – Teenage Girl Killed in Accident on Route 80Police say the accident occurred when a Honda SUV struck a divider in the road, causing the vehicle to spin out and be hit head-on by an Acura SUV. A passenger in the Honda, 15-year-old Kayla Liriano, of Paterson, was thrown from the vehicle during the accident, sustaining serious fatal injuries. The driver of the Honda, 33-year-old Elizabeth Jiminian-Cruz, also of Paterson, was hospitalized with serious injuries following the accident. The driver of the Acura sustained minor injuries in the accident. The accident is still under investigation.

We would like to extend our condolences to the family who lost their loved one in this accident. To lose someone you love in a vehicle accident is very difficult, and so we hope that you may find peace and love as you begin to heal from this tragedy.

Wrongful Death and Accidents

Vehicle accidents and death are unfortunately common together. When someone dies due to the actions of another and a vehicle, their family can be left in a state of shock and uncertainty. It is important that these families know that they are not alone and that there are others waiting to help them following the wrongful death of their loved one. At the Law Offices of Robert A. Solomon of Metro Law, we can provide you the help you need to get the compensation you need to help lay your loved one to rest and to ensure that the family is taken care of following their passing. Call our office today to see how we can help you at (800) 469-6476.

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