Howell Township, NJ – Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Vehicle on US-9NY/NJ Legal News
Howell Township, NJ (April 11, 2022) – One person has lost their life as a result of a fatal bicycle accident that occurred in Howell Township on Friday, April 8.
At around 10:15 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the scene of an accident on US Route 9.
Reports provided by authorities in Monmouth County show that a bicyclist was traveling in the 4400 block of US Route 9 when they were struck by a vehicle. The bicyclist was ejected from the vehicle.
Emergency crews rushed to the scene to treat the victim. Unfortunately, the rider passed away at the scene.
At this time, investigations surrounding the incident are underway.
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 lives under circumstances that could have been avoided makes the loss even more unbearable.
Our Howell Township 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 Bicycle Accidents in New Jersey
Bicycle accidents across New Jersey take place far too often. These accidents are responsible for the death of countless people every year. In fact, nearly 1000 bicyclists lose their lives in accidents across the United States every year. The rate of bicycle fatalities has increased nearly 36% since 2010 and continues to increase at an alarming rate year after year.
When victims lose their lives in bicycle accidents due to the negligence of others, their families should seek the assistance of a skilled wrongful death attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible. In some cases, surviving relatives are entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens they face moving forward. Working with a trusted legal team is your best bet for getting the justice and the compensation you deserve after enduring the loss of a loved one.
Howell Township Wrongful Death Lawyers
For over 40 years, the Howell Township bicycle accident attorneys at Metro Law have sought aggressively to protect the legal rights of the grieving families throughout the state who have lost loved ones in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our team is committed to helping families hold negligent parties accountable for their actions so they can get the justice and the compensation they need and deserve moving forward. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, contact our New Jersey personal injury attorneys at 800-469-6476 to get started on your case. Our team is available to meet with you or your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options available for 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.