Newark, NJ – Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Heller Parkway near Mount Prospect Ave

Newark, NJ – Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Heller Parkway near Mount Prospect Ave

Newark, NJ (December 2, 2021) – One person was left with injuries as a result of an auto accident in Newark’s North Ward on Wednesday, December 1. At around 6:05 p.m., authorities were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Heller Parkway.

Reports from the Essex County Sheriff’s Office show that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Heller Parkway in the area of Mount Prospect Avenue during the evening hours.

The pedestrian sustained injuries in the accident. They were transported to a local hospital for treatment.

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, you may have legal options. You must speak with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney as soon as possible to ensure your legal rights are protected.

Our Newark personal injury attorneys at Metro Law are available 24-hours a day to discuss your accident. We can help 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. We can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our team at Metro Law is dedicated to helping you recover after being injured.

Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey

Newark, NJ – Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Heller Parkway near Mount Prospect AveRegardless of the number of safety measures instilled throughout the state of New Jersey to protect pedestrians, we continue to see them victimized at an alarming rate. In fact, hundreds of pedestrians are left with critical and life-altering injuries after motor vehicle accidents throughout our state each year.

The majority of pedestrian accidents in New Jersey are caused by negligent and reckless drivers. Many pedestrians are injured by drivers who are texting or talking on phones, eating, changing their radios, engaging in conversations with others, or conducting various other reckless and negligent actions. Given the fact that pedestrians are more vulnerable to vehicles in collisions, they are more likely to suffer critical and life-threatening injuries. In many instances, victims are left with neck and back injuries, TBIs, and other devastating injuries that require extensive medical treatment. In some cases, victims can reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Newark to protect their legal rights.

Newark Personal Injury Lawyers

Working with a skilled and aggressive legal team in the aftermath of your accident is your best bet for maximizing your recovery after being injured in an accident resulting from negligence. With over 40-years of experience, our team at Metro Law has helped thousands of victims recover after devastating motor vehicle accidents. We strive to help those harmed collect timely compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and more. If you were injured in an accident, due to another person’s negligence, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Jersey at (973) 721-9984 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.