Franklin, NJ – Two Killed in Vehicle Crash on Somerset Ave Near Voorhees AveNY/NJ Legal News
Franklin, NJ (August 28, 2023) – A vehicle crash was reported to police in Franklin during the early morning hours of Sunday, August 27. Reports from authorities show the collision occurred on Somerset Avenue at around 6:22 a.m.
According to information provided by officials, the incident occurred when a 2007 Audi Q7 was traveling south on Somerset Avenue near Voorhees Avenue. Four people were inside the Audi at the time.
The vehicle left the road and hit a pole and several trees, as well as a post, before coming to a stop. At this time, it remains unclear what caused the crash to happen.
A man from Franklin Township, age 24, was riding in the right rear passenger seat at the time. He was ejected from the vehicle during the crash and pronounced deceased at the scene. A man from North Brunswick, age 20, was riding in the left rear passenger seat, and also lost his life in the collision. One other passenger suffered injuries in the accident and was treated by paramedics at the scene.
The driver was transported to a local hospital to receive emergency medical care for injuries he sustained in the crash.
We want to offer our sincere sympathies to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this auto accident in Franklin. We hope for the full recovery of the injured driver.
New Jersey Car Wrecks
There are more than 6 million car crashes that occur throughout the United States each year. In any multi-vehicle car crash, it is vital that injured victims get the help they need to recover from their injuries. If you were hurt in a crash, you might greatly benefit from filing a personal injury claim for financial compensation. An attorney can help you by performing an independent legal investigation and preserving evidence pertinent to your case.
A lawyer may help you by reviewing the following:
- Police reports
- Inspection of roadway conditions
- Drug/alcohol testing reports
- Eyewitness accounts of the crash
- Videos of the crash
- Photos from the scene
- Police vehicle footage
- Crash history on the roadway where your wreck happened
- And more.
A skilled car crash lawyer will also aggressively negotiate a full and fair settlement with the insurance company and prove your innocence in the crash. Especially if your injuries are severe, you will qualify for compensation that can help cover the costs related to medical care and other damages. In a violent, multi-vehicle accident, victims may be left with severe injuries, including:
- Back/spine injuries
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- And more
As one of New York’s best personal injury law firms, Metro Law has helped injured crash victims get optimum results when they file personal injury claims for compensation. We also work hard to help the surviving family members of those who have lost their lives in negligently caused accidents. Driver negligence comes in many forms, including:
- Distracted driving
- Texting and driving
- Aggressive driving
- Inexperienced driving
When you have lost a loved one due to driver negligence, you deserve to be able to recover financially without incident. At Metro Law, our wrongful death lawyers in Franklin have decades of experience helping bereaved families recover after losing loved ones in accidents. Call our law firm at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you. Our firm fights diligently on behalf of our clients and works tirelessly to ensure that your legal rights are protected.