Passiac, NJ – Woman Killed in Crash on Gregory AveNY/NJ Legal News
Passiac, NJ (September 13, 2019) – On September 10, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Gregory Ave.
According to reports, 64-year-old Mary Hernandez was crossing Gregory Ave when she was struck by a 2018 Toyota 4-Runner.
Hernandez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the Toyota, who was identified as 48-year-old Manuel Henry Tolivia Gimeno, remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mary Hernandez at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Every year, countless pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. In some cases, victims sustain fatal injuries that leave families devastated. No one can prepare for the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one.
Dealing with the aftermath of a fatal collision is often overwhelming. In some cases, surviving relatives are left to deal with the costs of funeral arrangements and various other damages. When victims lose their lives in accidents due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in New Jersey to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, Metro Law’s pedestrian accident attorneys in New Jersey have helped countless families get the justice and compensation they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys are dedicated to helping families recover so they can move forward in the best way they know how. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident, due to the negligent or reckless acts of others, 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.