Jersey City, NJ – 13-Year-Old Boy Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Bergen Ave near Public School 17

Jersey City, NJ – 13-Year-Old Boy Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Bergen Ave near Public School 17

Jersey City, NJ (February 1, 2023) – Police in Jersey City say a 13-year-old boy was injured when he was struck by a car on Wednesday, February 1. According to reports, the boy was trying to cross Bergen Avenue at the time of the crash. 

The incident occurred near Public School 17 on Bergen Avenue when the boy was walking across the road. Police say the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. 

The victim was transported by ambulance to the hospital with injuries. Authorities are still investigating the details of the accident. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim. 

New Jersey Pedestrian Crashes

 Jersey City, NJ - 13-Year-Old Boy Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Bergen Ave near Public School 17Even with a long list of safety regulations used to uphold the safety of pedestrians and increase the awareness of drivers, pedestrians continue to sustain injuries in car accidents daily. These collisions are often tragic and devastating. Common injuries that pedestrians suffer include broken bones, brain damage, and spinal cord damage.

Our New Jersey pedestrian accident lawyers are familiar with the various problems that usually accompany being injured in a pedestrian crash. Figuring out how the crash happened is imperative to attorneys and insurance companies so they can determine how to move forward with your New Jersey personal injury claim. However, you should never talk to the insurance company before first speaking with a lawyer. This is in your best interest, as lawyers are here to help you recover.

Working with a skilled pedestrian crash lawyer in Jersey City can help ensure that you can move on from the aftermath of a serious pedestrian crash. Our lawyers at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping countless people to get the justice and compensation they deserve after being wrongfully injured in a crash caused by negligence.

Our pedestrian crash attorneys in Jersey City work hard to ensure families can protect and exercise their legal rights so they can get back to their lives after such a devastating experience. 

The lawyers at Metro Law are available 24/7 to help injured crash victims and their family members by answering questions about their legal options, the outcomes of their cases, how much compensation they can expect, and more. Contact our New York personal injury lawyers at (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation.  

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.