Galloway, NJ – Driver With Headlights Off Causes Crash That Injures Three at Highland Ave and S. Pitney Ave

Galloway, NJ – Driver With Headlights Off Causes Crash That Injures Three at Highland Ave and S. Pitney Ave

Galloway, NJ (March 18, 2022) – A collision between two vehicles on Friday, March 18th in Galloway left one of the drivers and two young children with injuries. Police said the other driver involved in the accident did not have her headlights on.

According to reports, at about 6:40 p.m., the driver of a 2017 Dodge Ram 2500, 56-year-old Robert Bardenhagen, a resident of Galloway Township, was making a lefthand turn onto South Pitney Avenue from Highland Avenue when his truck crashed into a 2015 Kia Optima driven by 32-year-old Christina Porter, also from Galloway.

Police reports show that Porter was driving with her headlights off.

All three occupants of Bardenhagen’s vehicle were injured as a result of the accident.

One young girl was med flighted to Cooper Hospital in serious condition. Bardenhagen and the other young girl were both taken to AtlantiCare Mainland division with undisclosed injuries.

Pitney Road was closed for another two hours while the scene was cleared and an accident investigation was conducted.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Galloway, NJ - Driver With Headlights Off Causes Crash That Injures Three at Highland Ave and S. Pitney Ave

If you or a loved one was injured in a car accident, you will need a New Jersey personal injury attorney who understands and is knowledgeable of your rights as the victim of a traffic collision. 

No one is ever prepared for the financial repercussions and emotional upheaval that a car accident brings. Car accident injuries can easily become overwhelming when you also have to deal with repairs, insurance, injuries, and recovery.

To make matters worse, most people do not understand the laws and procedures that govern what happens after an injury-causing accident. This is just one of the reasons why it is so important to consult with an experienced New Jersey car accident attorney.   

Galloway Personal Injury Attorneys

Over the years, Metro Law’s team of responsive and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Galloway have helped thousands of claimants get the justice and compensation they deserve for their legal claims. Our team has fought aggressively on behalf of accident victims to ensure their legal rights are protected after being harmed in preventable collisions throughout the state.

Following a serious car accident, victims are hospitalized for several weeks or even months to tend to their injuries. The mental, physical, and financial consequences of collisions are always cumulative. Victims and their families are often forced to suffer through the overwhelming impacts of preventable accidents. 

When people sustain injuries in crashes, due to the reckless actions of other drivers, they should contact a car accident attorney in Galloway as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.

Our team works diligently to help victims hold those at fault accountable and collect the maximum amount of compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents. If you were injured in a collision, through no fault of your own, contact our car accident lawyers 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.