New Brunswick, NJ – Man Succumbs to Injuries from Ravens Crest Dr CrashNY/NJ Legal News
New Brunswick, NJ (November 1, 2019) – The victim of a hit and run accident early last month on Ravens Crest Drive succumbed to his injuries.
At approximately 8 p.m. on October 4, emergency crews and the Plainsboro Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Ravens Crest Drive.
According to reports, 76-year-old Biswanath Bera was walking down the roadway when he was struck by a motor vehicle near the intersection of Corner Road. The vehicle fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
Bera was transported to an area hospital where he underwent emergency surgery and was admitted in critical condition.
On October 24, authorities confirmed that Bera passed away due to the extent of his injuries at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.
On October 31, authorities announced that 45-year-old Gregoria Lopez-Rojas was arrested and charged with the hit-and-run death.
At this time, police are investigating the incident.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Biswanath Bera at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Accounting for over 27% of all traffic-related fatalities, more than 166 pedestrians lost their lives during 2016 along after being struck by motor vehicles. Sadly, these numbers continue to rise each year, having a devastating impact on families everywhere.
When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents, their families are not only left with overwhelming mental and emotional pain and suffering, but they often endure overwhelming financial consequences as well. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in New Jersey to get the justice they deserve.
Over the years, New Jersey pedestrian accident attorneys at Metro Law have fought diligently to help families protect their legal rights after losing a loved one in a tragic collision. Our team of experienced and aggressive attorneys provides competent and reliable representation to families to ensure they collect the maximum amount of compensation available for their legal claims. If your loved one lost their life in a tragic collision, due to a driver’s reckless actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.
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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.