Mahwah, NJ – One Seriously Injured While Exiting Vehicle After Pile-Up Collision on Rt 287

Mahwah, NJ – One Seriously Injured While Exiting Vehicle After Pile-Up Collision on Rt 287

Mahwah, NJ (July 21, 2022) – A driver was hit by his own car during an overnight rear-end crash on Route 287 on Thursday, July 21st. 

According to sources, the adult male victim was in a disabled Chevy Camaro that was stopped on the southbound side of the roadway near milepost 63.6 in Mahwah at about 2:30 a.m. when it was struck from behind by a Kenworth dump truck. The impact caused the victim to be hit by his own vehicle as it left the roadway and slammed into a tree. 

A medical helicopter was requested at the scene to transport the victim to a local hospital in serious condition. 

The truck operator sustained minor injuries. 

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

Rear-End Accidents in New Jersey

Mahwah, NJ - One Seriously Injured While Exiting Vehicle After Pile-Up Collision on Rt 287

Rear-end collisions are one of the most common kinds of car accidents in New Jersey. If you were hurt in a rear-end accident, an experienced rear-end accident lawyer in New Jersey can help you get the financial compensation you are entitled to. 

A seasoned rear-end crash attorney will examine various defenses that may apply to your claim by studying the facts of your crash, interviewing witnesses, and shrewdly questioning the defendant during their deposition.

Even though rear-end accidents are often thought of as unimportant, a lot of them cause critical injuries to the occupants of the struck vehicle. These kinds of collisions typically cause serious injuries to a victim’s neck and back which can be incapacitating and negatively impact victims for the rest of their lives.

Over the years, Metro Law’s team of caring and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys has 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.

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.