Linden, NJ – Two Men Lose Lives in Crash on Route 1 near the Phillips 66 Domestic Sales EntranceNY/NJ Legal News
Linden, NJ (June 17, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Linden area claimed the lives of two men late Tuesday evening. At approximately 11:30 p.m., on June 15, emergency crews received the request for assistance at the scene of an accident on Route 1.
Reports from local news sources show that a 2017 BMW sedan was traveling north on Route 1 when it became involved in a collision with a 2004 Mazda sedan, which was making a U-turn from Interstate 278 in front of the Phillips 66 Domestic Sales entrance.
The impact of the crash caused the Mazda to then crash into a 2002 Honda SUV.
Two people inside the Mazda, identified as adult males, were both fatally injured. Authorities arrived at the scene and pronounced the victims deceased. One man and one woman inside the BMW were transported to Newark University Hospital for the treatment of injuries. The driver of the Honda, an adult male, was also transported to the same hospital for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the police.
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 life under circumstances that could have been avoided just makes the loss even more unbearable.
Our New Jersey 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 Car Accidents in New Jersey
Tens of thousands of people lose their lives in collisions throughout the United States every year. Here in New Jersey, many victims end up losing their lives in crashes caused by the reckless and negligent actions of others. In fact, statistics show that nearly 80% of fatal traffic-related incidents are a result of driver error.
Regardless of how safe and careful drivers are when entering the road, they cannot predict the actions other motorists take. As a result, families are left to pull together after a tragic loss emotionally, mentally, and financially. Having to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements is not something many families are ready to deal with. When victims lose their lives in these horrific incidents, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in New Jersey to protect their legal rights. Families may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face consequent a sudden and unexpected loss. Working with a skilled and knowledgeable legal team will ensure you have the best chances of recovering and getting justice for your loved one.
Metro Law’s car accident attorneys in New Jersey work diligently to ensure bereaved families are able to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Our team is dedicated to helping grieving families collect the full and fair compensation available for funeral services, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to explore legal action 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.