Paterson, NJ – Injuries Reported in Car Crash with Train on 5th Ave

Paterson, NJ – Injuries Reported in Car Crash with Train on 5th Ave

Paterson, NJ (July 9, 2021) – One person was hospitalized following a motor vehicle accident in the Patterson area on Wednesday morning. At approximately 10:20 a.m., on July 7, emergency crews were notified that a motor vehicle accident took place on 5th Avenue that required assistance.

Reports from authorities show that a sedan was traveling in the vicinity of 99 5th Avenue when it was struck by a New Jersey Transit train. The sedan sustained severe damage in the accident. One person inside the car was injured. The victim was rushed to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson for treatment. At this time, the cause of the collision 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 in New York or New Jersey, it is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney as soon as possible to ensure your legal rights are protected.

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

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Paterson, NJ – Injuries Reported in Car Crash with Train on 5th AveEvery year, car accidents in the state of New Jersey sent tens of thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries. Many victims sustain spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and internal organ damages. These and other severe injuries often demand emergency medical attention and force victims out of work for several weeks as they go through treatment to recover. No one can ever prepare for the mental, physical, and financial consequences of accidents.

Regrettably, we continue to see victims injured at an alarming rate due to the negligence of other motors sharing the road. When victims are injured in accidents, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that they seek the assistance of a knowledgeable car accident attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible. Victims may have legal options available to hold negligent parties accountable so they can get the justice they deserve.

For over four decades, our team at Metro Law has fought aggressively to help victims in New Jersey and New York protect their legal rights after getting injured in car accidents due to the negligence of others. We have helped countless victims hold drunk and impaired drivers, distracted drivers, and reckless drivers accountable for their actions. Our team is committed to helping our clients maximize their recoveries for medical expenses, lost wages, and various other financial burdens they face following their accidents. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, contact our New Jersey personal injury attorneys today by calling 800-469-6476. Schedule a free case evaluation with our team at your earliest convenience to determine what legal options are available 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.