Lavalette, NJ – Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Route 35 North

Lavalette, NJ – Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Route 35 North

Lavalette, NJ (November 8, 2019) – The driver who killed an 83-year-old man in a pedestrian accident on Route 35 North has been arrested.

On October 19, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Route 35 North.

According to reports, 83-year-old Thomas Castronovo was attempting to cross the road near Guyger Avenue, when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The victim was rushed to Community Medical Center in Toms River where he succumbed to his injuries.

The driver of the car, who was identified as 39-year-old Brian Kosanke was arrested and charged with vehicular homicide.

At this time, police are investigating the incident.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mr. Thomas Castronovo.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey

Lavalette, NJ – Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Route 35 NorthEvery year, over 150 pedestrians are fatally injured in collisions across our state.  In the majority of accidents, victims are killed by drivers who are reckless and negligent while behind the wheel. In some instances, surviving relatives to the deceased can contact a wrongful death attorney in New Jersey to get Justice for their loved one.

Metro Law has over 30-years of experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our team of reputable pedestrian accident attorneys in New Jersey have helped countless families collect the maximum amount of compensation available to cover funeral arrangements and various other damages incurred after losing a loved one in a tragic collision. If you’re a loved one lost their life in a pedestrian accident due to the negligent or reckless actions of another driver, contact our law firm today at (800) 469- to schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible.

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.