Palisades Park, NJ – Accident on E Columbia Ave Results in InjuriesNY/NJ Legal News
Palisades Park, NJ (December 19, 2019) – An 11-year-old boy was hospitalized after a pedestrian accident on Thursday.
On December 19, just after 3:30 p.m., authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East Columbia Avenue. According to reports, an 11-year-old boy was attempting to cross the roadway, at the intersection of Roff Avenue, when he was struck by a Honda CH-R.
The victim was rushed to Hackensack University Medical Center for treatment.
The driver remained at the scene of the incident and cooperated with the police.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the young boy and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Over 1,500 pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across New Jersey each year. When children are involved in these horrific incidents, the chances of serious and life-threatening injuries are greatly increased. When victims incur injuries in these devastating collisions, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in New Jersey at their earliest convenience.
Our team at Metro Law has over four decades of combined experience helping injured pedestrians obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. We strive to ensure those harmed collect the compensation they deserve to alleviate the costs of medical treatment they need to recover. If you were injured in an accident, by no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys 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.