Paramus, NJ – One Injured When Jeep Falls From Auto Transporter, Lands on Sedan on Rt 17NY/NJ Legal News
Paramus, NJ (June 23, 2022) – A Jeep slipped its chains and fell off the back of an auto transporter, crashing into a sedan in the northbound lanes of Route 17 on Thursday, June 23rd.
The Range Rover crashed down onto the Honda Civic at the overpass on Midland Avenue in Paramus at about 8:30 a.m.
There was no immediate word on the severity of injuries to the Civic’s driver, but both vehicles had to be towed from the scene.
Members of the Paramus Police Emergency Service Unit assisted at the scene.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Commercial Truck Accidents in New Jersey
Accidents involving commercial trucks often result in significant injuries. To make sure that the injured party is fully compensated for their damages, proper legal representation is essential.
Based on the class of truck that caused the accident, there are numerous safety ordinances that could potentially be relevant to your claim. In addition, there are various regulations that apply to the operators themselves, like statutory drug testing, health exams, and restrictions on the number of hours they are permitted to work consecutively.
If you were injured in a commercial truck crash, you should speak with a New Jersey commercial truck accident attorney who has ample experience in identifying all pertinent laws and regulations that could impact your case.
If you were hurt in a collision with a commercial truck and you feel the operator’s negligence was the cause, contact a commercial trucking accident attorney at Metro Law at (800) 469-6476 to see what legal options are open for 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.