Mountainside, NJ – Head-On Crash on Route 22 E near Mill Ln Ends in Injuries

Mountainside, NJ – Head-On Crash on Route 22 E near Mill Ln Ends in Injuries

Mountainside, NJ (August 23, 2021) – An automobile accident reported on Saturday morning in the Mountainside area ended in injuries, according to local news sources. At around 9:17 a.m., on August 21, the Mountainside Police, firefighters, and EMS were requested on-site at a crash on Route 22 East.

Reports from local news sources indicate that a 2011 Mazda was traveling on Route 22 while occupied by a 60-year-old man. For unknown reasons, the vehicle was struck head-on by a 2000 Honda CR-V, which was driven by a 23-year-old from the Plainfield area.

The incident caused moderate delays in the area of Mill Lane.

The 60-year-old victim sustained injuries in the accident. He was trapped inside his vehicle and had to be extricated by the Mountainside and Springfield Fire Departments. The man and a 23-year-old victim were both transported to University Hospital in Newark by Mountainside and Springfield rescue squads for the treatment of injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with those harmed in this accident and their family at this time. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident in New York or New Jersey, it is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney as soon as possible to ensure your legal rights are protected.

Our Mountainside, New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Metro Law are available 24-hours a day to discuss your accident to determine what legal options are available for you to pursue. Contact our law firm today at (800) 469-6476 to be connected with an attorney to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our team at is dedicated to helping you recover after being injured.

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Mountainside, NJ – Head-On Crash on Route 22 E near Mill Ln Ends in InjuriesMotor vehicle accidents have an overwhelming impact on the lives of victims and their families. Regrettably, we see this far too often. More than 150 people are injured in New Jersey car accidents every day. Quite often, victims are forced to undergo medical care immediately following their crash. Many people require therapy, rehabilitation, and other long-term treatments while being forced out of work to recover.

When victims sustain injuries in accidents, due to the reckless actions of other drivers, they should contact a car accident attorney in Mountainside as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.

We at Metro Law strive to ensure victims get the justice and compensation they rightfully deserve after suffering devastating accidents in collisions caused by reckless and negligent drivers. Our team has extensive experience helping victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other financial burdens resulting from their accidents.

Mountainside NJ Personal Injury Lawyers

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. Metro Law’s aggressive personal injury attorneys in New Jersey work diligently to ensure the legal rights of victims are protected so they can recover. Contact our law firm 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.