Mount Laurel, NJ – William Scully Fatally Struck by Car on I-295NY/NJ Legal News
Mount Laurel, NJ (November 16, 2022) – William Scully, 49, lost his life in a fatal pedestrian crash in Mount Laurel. The wreck happened on Tuesday night, November 15.
According to information from local officials, he was hit by a car at around 10:20 p.m. on I-295 in the southbound lanes. Scully was reportedly exiting a vehicle stopped on the right shoulder when a southbound car struck him near milepost 39.2, police stated.
Scully was transported to a hospital where he later lost his life. The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries. They were identified as a man from Sickler, age 19.
No other details were immediately reported concerning the accident.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to the family of William Scully at this time.
No further information has been reported concerning the nature of the accident.
New Jersey Pedestrian Accidents
Unfortunately, pedestrian crashes happen frequently in the state of New Jersey. On average, hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives annually in the Garden State. In 2021, more than 200 people lost their lives in pedestrian accidents in New Jersey, the highest number of pedestrian fatalities in the state in three decades. Smart Growth America reported that pedestrian deaths continue to rise in the United States. This is likely because of the ever-increasing number of distracted drivers on the roads.
Unfortunately, pedestrians are most often injured by the negligent actions of drivers. When you or someone you love has sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash, contacting a pedestrian accident attorney in Mount Laurel is a smart move.
The lawyers at the law office of Metro Law have been assisting injured crash victims to financially recover for many years. A personal and professional goal of ours is to help injured crash victims and their family members make speedy, complete financial recoveries.
When you’ve lost someone you love in an auto accident caused by a negligent driver, it may feel like your entire world has come crashing down. It may feel like all you’re able to focus on is grieving, and rightfully so. You should not have to worry about anything else at a time like this. Allow our legal team to take care of the brunt of the legal process surrounding your loved one’s accident so you can focus on your family.
By filing a wrongful death claim, you will get the justice and financial compensation you deserve after wrongfully losing your loved one. Allow our attorneys to negotiate a full and fair settlement with the insurance company so you don’t have to.
You can reach our law office by calling (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. We are here for our clients 24/7 and will do everything in our power to get you the justice and compensation you deserve.
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.