Newark, NJ – Four Injured in Traffic Wreck at McCarter Highway & Elm StNY/NJ Legal News
Newark, NJ (December 28, 2022) – Emergency crews were called to the scene of a traffic accident in the Central Business District then ended with injuries. Around 2:35 p.m. on December 27, authorities were notified that a crash occurred on McCarter Highway.
According to law enforcement, a traffic wreck blocked McCarter Highway at the intersection of Elm Street. Police and firefighters responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance.
Medics were notified that they were needed at the site of the accident. A total of four people suffered injuries due to the crash. The victims were provided care at the scene briefly and transported to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope the victims hurt as a result of this crash are able to recover quickly.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
Each year, car crashes in New Jersey leave thousands of people seriously injured. Regrettably, many victims face more than just physical and emotional impacts. Injured parties are often left to deal with overwhelming financial consequences due to medical bills, lost earnings, and various other expenses and losses they face. After being harmed in an accident, it is important that you explore the legal options available to help you move forward.
Following your crash, you may be able to recover compensation by filing a personal injury lawsuit against the person who is responsible for the accident. By working with an experienced personal injury attorney, you can build a strong case that will hold the at-fault party responsible for your injuries. Your lawyer will work to negotiate a fair settlement with the at-fault party’s insurance company or take your case to trial if necessary.
In addition to helping you recover financially, filing a personal injury lawsuit can also help bring some closure after an accident. Knowing that you have taken action to hold the at-fault party accountable can be empowering and help you move on with your life.
In order to prevail, you must be able to prove that the defendant engaged in some form of negligence while operating the vehicle, and as a result of their negligence, the accident took place. This could be done by showing that the driver was impaired by drugs or alcohol, speeding, or engaging in another reckless action. Working with a car accident lawyer in Newark can help to ensure that you have the best chances of getting justice after your accident.
Your lawyer will be able to investigate your accident and gather the strongest evidence possible. Having a strong case is critical when it comes to helping you get justice following your crash.
If you were injured by a careless or negligent driver, Metro Law can help. Our team of personal injury lawyers has been representing individuals in New Jersey for over forty years, and we are committed to fighting for the rights of injury victims. Schedule a free consultation to find out how we can help you get the justice and compensation you deserve. Call us today at 800-469-6476 to get started on your case.
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 identify any false information in the story or want the post 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. We hope awareness of these dangers allows our community to take precautions and avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business. This information is not 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.