Fair Lawn, NJ – Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Berdan Ave

Fair Lawn, NJ – Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Berdan Ave

Fair Lawn, NJ (November 1, 2019) – A man was seriously injured in a Berdan Avenue pedestrian accident.

On October 30, emergency crews responded to the scene of an incident on Berdan Avenue. According to reports, around 6:30 p.m., a man was located in the roadway of Berdan Avenue. Reports indicate that a 61-year-old driver in a Ford Focus struck the man before fleeing the scene of the incident.

The pedestrian sustained serious head and leg injuries and was rushed to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson.

The driver of the vehicle was also injured and later contacted authorities for medical assistance.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the two victims and their families at this time.

Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey

Approximately 66,000 pedestrians are injured annually across the United States. Sadly, countless victims here in New Jersey suffer serious and life-altering injuries due to the negligent acts of drivers sharing the road. When victims are injured in these accidents, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in New Jersey to protect their legal rights.

Our New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping accident victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. If you were injured in an accident, due to the reckless actions of another person, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 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.