Gloucester Twp, NJ – Five Injured in Head-On Collision at Berlin-Cross Keys Road and Johnson RoadNY/NJ Legal News
Gloucester Twp, NJ (October 26, 2023) – Five individuals, including four minors, were hurt in a head-on accident that caught a vehicle on fire on Wednesday afternoon, October 25, police said.
Officials transported all five injured parties to local medical centers for treatment. Their injuries ranged from minor to severe, however, none were life-threatening, law enforcement reported.
Authorities were sent to the crash scene at approximately 3:00 p.m. after the two-car accident occurred at Berlin-Cross Keys Road near Johnson Road. One of the vehicles began smoking just before officers removed all five victims. Shortly thereafter, the vehicle caught fire.
EMS treated injured parties at the scene and transported one adult and two minors to Cooper University Hospital. Two other juveniles were taken to Jefferson Washington Township Hospital.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
Authorities in Gloucester Township continue to investigate.
New Jersey Auto Collisions
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car crashes happen in New Jersey. More than 160,000 reported wrecks happen each year here. Most often, these incidents occur because of the negligent actions of drivers. Some of the most commonly seen types of negligence include intoxication, speeding, distraction, and fatigue. Over 100,000 wrecks happen each year in the US due to the actions of fatigued drivers, while more than 400,000 collisions take place because of drivers who are distracted. Additionally, over 30% of the national fatality rate related to car crashes is caused by intoxicated driving.
If you or someone you love has suffered serious injuries in a car accident caused by driver negligence, you should call the personal injury law office of Metro Law. Our experienced legal team has been working for over 30 years to help those who sustain injuries in crashes recover. Depending on the nature of your crash, you may be able to gather compensation for the damages and losses you are facing in relation to your accident.
Some of the most common damages that often result from auto collisions include outstanding medical bills, wage loss, vehicle repair expenses, as well as pain, suffering, emotional turmoil, and more.
Call our reputable and compassionate personal injury law office, Metro Law, at 800-469-6476 to learn about how we can help you recover from the difficult aftermath of your recent auto accident, especially if you know that it was caused by the actions of a negligent driver. Our Gloucester Township car crash lawyers work on contingency, which means you owe us nothing unless you are awarded full and fair financial compensation for the losses and damages that you have suffered. We will thoroughly investigate your claim in order to prove that another driver caused your crash and get you the justice and compensation you need and deserve. Our team has helped those injured in collisions get the compensation they require to recover for more than three decades and will stop at nothing to ensure that you and your loved ones are able to recover as seamlessly and quickly as possible. We do not charge money up front, and only get paid if you are able to gather the compensation you need and deserve.