Gloucester Twp, NJ – Police Officer Injured in Traffic Accident on Rt 42NY/NJ Legal News
Gloucester Twp, NJ (March 20, 2023) – A serious traffic crash happened in Gloucester Township on Sunday night, March 19. At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene to help the involved parties.
According to reports, at least one person was hurt in the collision that occurred on Route 42. How the incident occurred is still under investigation. Reports show a state trooper was involved in the collision.
The police car collided with a vehicle in the southbound lanes of the road near exit eight. The officer and two others suffered injuries.
Paramedics rendered aid and transported those with serious injuries to local hospitals.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
New Jersey Car Crashes
Car crashes have become a prevalent problem in the United States and in the state of New Jersey. Over the past ten years, driver negligence has been on the rise, resulting in millions of traffic accidents per year. Some of these collisions may cause only property damage, however, over 40% of them result in injuries for at least one person.
Auto accidents can happen for numerous reasons, from car problems to bad weather to driver error/negligence. Unfortunately, injuries and even death may sometimes result from a severe car crash. Debilitating injuries may be caused by car crashes, such as spinal cord injuries, broken bones, severe whiplash, and brain injuries.
When you or a loved one of yours has been hurt in a car crash caused by negligence, it is vital to figure out how the wreck happened. If you know it was the fault of another person, working with an auto accident attorney is definitely in your best interest. Injured crash victims who were hurt by driver negligence will most likely qualify for financial compensation for numerous damages that may have stemmed from their crash. The expenses related to medical care, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and more may also be able to be compensated for when you work with a lawyer.
The Gloucester car accident attorneys at the law office of Metro Law have been advocating for injured crash victims and their legal rights for decades. We possess a professional and personal duty to help those who have been hurt by negligence recover emotionally, physically, and financially. Thankfully, when you’re able to pay for the damages that stem from your crash, you may be able to focus better on your emotional and physical well-being.
An attorney will know the quickest way to help you collect financial compensation so you can recover without worrying. A car accident attorney from Metro Law can also help you learn more about your legal rights as an injured crash victim, advice that can help you now and in the future.
Call our law office at (800) 469-6476 to speak with a lawyer about your ability to recover financial compensation to help you through the aftermath of your accident. We charge no up-front or out-of-pocket fees, so you have nothing to lose and everything to gain when you work with our firm.