Monroe, NJ – One Dead in Motorcycle Accident on Black Horse PkNY/NJ Legal News
Monroe, NJ (April 14, 2022) – A motorcycle rider from Williamstown sustained fatal injuries when a pick-up truck turned into his path on Wednesday, April 13th in Monroe.
The victim, identified only as a 55-year-old male, was struck at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Black Horse Pike at about 3:45 p.m.
According to sources, the pick-up truck used a median break to make a southbound turn onto Washington Avenue but failed to yield the right of way to the man on the motorcycle.
The truck’s driver, a 56-year-old man from Williamstown man, was treated for chest pains.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey
A few years ago, a motorcycle safety study was conducted that looked exclusively at motorcycle safety within the state. The Department of Transportation collected the data used in the report, which revealed that the state had witnessed the smallest number of motorcycle deaths since 1998.
Contributors to the report also noticed some obvious risk factors where fatal crashes were concerned:
- Licensed drivers: 43% of fatal accidents involved a motorcyclist without a proper license
- Age: Roughly 56% of fatalities were motorcyclists 35-years-old or younger
- Sex: Nearly 100% of those who were killed in motorcycle accidents were men
Each motorcycle accident claim is unique, but your New Jersey motorcycle crash attorney will know the most dependable and efficient ways to help you establish negligence and collect the maximum amount of monetary compensation.
Monroe Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
Motorcyclists are more likely to suffer severe injuries in accidents. In many cases, motorcyclists are left with broken bones, head trauma, and spinal cord injuries that demand extensive and costly medical treatment. These crashes are often preventable, yet we continue to see the life-altering consequences those harmed and their families are forced to endure. In some cases, victims may have legal options available to help them move forward.
Victims can contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Monroe to protect their legal rights and explore legal options available to them.
Monroe personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping victims get the justice they deserve after devastating motorcycle accidents. We work diligently to ensure those harmed collect the maximum amount of compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and more.
Our team is committed to helping each client we work with reach their goals as they move forward on their journey to recovery. We stop at nothing to provide the most responsive and aggressive representation imaginable for those harmed.
Contact our injury accident attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to explore legal options 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.