Kearny, NJ – Nine Injured in Five-Car Accident on the Newark-Jersey City Tnpk

Kearny, NJ – Nine Injured in Five-Car Accident on the Newark-Jersey City Tnpk

Kearny, NJ (November 03, 2021) – Nine people were injured during a five-vehicle collision on Monday, November 1st in Kearny.

At about 10:00 p.m., officers from the Kearny Police Department responded to the scene in the 900th block of the Newark-Jersey City Turnpike for reports of a multi-car accident.

Upon their arrival, officers discovered that five vehicles were involved in the accident. 

One of the victims, a 21-year-old male driving a 2016 BMW 435i, sustained serious head trauma. He was taken by ambulance to University Hospital in Newark. He is currently listed in stable condition.

An investigation conducted by the Kearny Police Department and the Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit determined that the other vehicles involved in the incident were a 2010 Acura, a 2009 Honda CRV, a 2014 Audi A4, and a 2020 Chevrolet Suburban.

All of the injured received treatment at the scene and several were transported by Emergency Medical Services to various local hospitals. 

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

Multi-Vehicle Accidents in New Jersey

Kearny, NJ - Nine Injured in Five-Car Accident on the Newark-Jersey City Tnpk

Accident victims often sustain devastating injuries, like burns, brain damage, broken bones, internal bleeding, and amputations. These injuries can force victims and their families to endure multiple hardships, such as economic and emotional stress. 

Car accidents can also be deadly. Several thousand drivers are killed each year in fatal car accidents in addition to the millions who are injured. New Jersey has one of the highest rates of fatal car accidents in the country. 

Our New Jersey car accident attorneys have decades of experience helping victims who have been severely injured or killed in New Jersey car accidents. Skilled personal injury lawyers understand the long-term effects that injured parties and their families face after a car accident. 

Kearny Personal Injury Attorneys

Over the years, Metro Law’s team of responsive and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Kearny 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 Kearny 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.