Marlboro, NJ – Two Motorcyclists Killed in Multi-Vehicle Accident on Rt 18 near Rt 520NY/NJ Legal News
Marlboro, NJ (July 25, 2023) – Two motorcycles were involved in a multi-vehicle collision that occurred on Route 18 in Marlboro. The wreck occurred at around 9:30 p.m. on Monday night, July 24, according to information provided by the Marlboro Township Police Department.
Police and paramedics responded to the scene in the northbound lanes of Route 18 near Route 520 after receiving reports concerning the incident. The officers found three motor vehicles and two motorcycles at the scene.
A 2017 Subaru Impreza, a 2008 Mercedes-Benz, and a 2019 Hyundai Tucson, along with a 2001 Yamaha YZF motorcycle and a 2005 Suzuki GSX, were involved in the accident, sources said. Both motorcyclists were pronounced deceased at the scene, according to police reports.
The identities of those involved have not been released at this time. Authorities are still working to determine the circumstances of the accident.
We want to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
New Jersey Motorcycle Collisions
In the state of New Jersey, car accidents happen every single day. In fact, hundreds of accidents are reported per day that cause injuries and even fatalities. Each year, about 60,000 accidents are reported throughout the Garden State. Of these crashes, a sizeable percentage involve motorcycles. Unfortunately, when motorcycles are involved in accidents, motorcyclists usually suffer serious injuries or even lose their lives. Unfortunately, most motorcycle crashes are caused by negligent drivers.
Driver negligence is a serious and dangerous issue, happening all throughout the United States at an alarming rate. In New Jersey, the main cause of traffic collisions is driver distraction. Other common causes of car crashes include intoxication, speeding, and fatigue. These and more types of driver negligence cause millions of vehicle accidents every single year across the nation.
If you or someone you love has recently been injured in a motorcycle accident caused by a negligent driver, you deserve to be able to recover without having to worry about money. Especially if your injuries are keeping you in the hospital or at home and unable to work and make a living. Not only may you be stressed out about money, but you may be dealing with pain from your injuries and emotional turmoil stemming from your memories of the crash. All of these issues and more may be eligible for financial compensation when you work with a motorcycle crash lawyer in Marlboro.
An attorney can help you recover in numerous ways. When you work with a lawyer and file a personal injury claim for financial compensation, you may be able to collect money for damages such as pain, suffering, medical bills, vehicle repairs, wage loss, and more. All of the economic and non-economic damages that resulted from your accident are eligible for compensation, especially if you know that your crash was caused by a negligent driver.
Call the car crash attorneys at the law office of Metro Law as soon as you can to learn more about your legal right toward financial compensation. Driver negligence is illegal, and those who have been victimized by negligent drivers deserve to be able to recover financially without incident. Contact our law firm at (800) 469-6476 to learn more.