Fairview, NJ – One Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Broad Ave near Prospect Ave

Fairview, NJ – One Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Broad Ave near Prospect Ave

Fairview, NJ (July 7, 2021) – One person has lost their life following a hit-and-run accident early Monday morning in the Fairview area. At approximately 3:40 a.m., on July 5, the Fairview Police Department was requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Broad Avenue.

Reports provided by the police show that a male pedestrian was traveling in the area of broad Avenue and Prospect Avenue when he was struck by a 2008 Toyota Sienna. Authorities responded to the scene of the accident to locate a male with severe injuries laying in the roadway. An unoccupied Sienna was located in the area with moderate front-end damage. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene.

Authorities attempted to render aid to the man. However, he succumbed to his injuries while at the scene. The police later located the driver of the vehicle, 24-year-old Danny Vasquez. Vasquez was arrested and faces multiple charges related to the accident. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the crash are 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

Fairview, NJ – One Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Broad Ave near Prospect AveEvery year, hundreds of people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the state of New Jersey. In some instances, victims are not inside vehicles at all. Instead, innocent pedestrians end up losing their lives due to the negligent and reckless actions of motorists sharing the roadway. When victims lose their lives in these accidents, they often leave behind friends and family who are forced to endure overwhelming emotional and mental consequences. In many instances, families are forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements and other end-of-life expenses. When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that their family seek the assistance of a skilled wrongful death attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible.

Metro Law’s pedestrian accident attorneys in New Jersey have over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones in accidents throughout the state. Our team is committed to helping families move forward in the best way possible given the unfortunate circumstances there forced to endure. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our New Jersey personal injury attorneys at 800-469-6476 to get started on your case.

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.