Prospect Park, NJ – Bicyclist Loses Life in Car Crash on N 8th St near Brown AveNY/NJ Legal News
Prospect Park, NJ (July 7, 2021) – A bicyclist who was severely injured in a motor vehicle accident in the Prospect Park area on Wednesday afternoon has died from their injuries. Just before 12:45 p.m., on July 7, the Prospect Park police department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on North 8th Street.
Report reports provided by authorities show that a 32-year-old person was traveling through the area of North 8th Street and Brown Avenue while using a bicycle. For unknown reasons, the victim was struck by a 48-year-old driver in a 2005 Toyota Corolla.
The bicyclist sustained severe injuries in the accident authorities arrived at the scene to treat the victim. However, they succumb to their injury shortly after. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation with the borough police.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them at this time. Learning that a loved one lost their life in an accident is truly devastating. Knowing that they lost their life under circumstances that could have been avoided just makes the loss even more unbearable.
Our New Jersey wrongful death attorneys at Metro Law are available 24-hours a day to help bereaved families by answering questions they may have about legal options available to them after enduring the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. Call (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our wrongful death attorneys in New Jersey.
Fatal Bicycle Accidents in New Jersey
Bicycle accidents across New Jersey take place far too often. These accidents are responsible for the death of countless people every year. In fact, nearly 1000 bicyclists lose their license accidents across the United States every year. The rate of bicycle fatalities has increased nearly 36% since 2010 and continues to increase at an alarming rate year after year.
When victims lose their lives in bicycle accidents due to the negligence of others, their families should seek the assistance of a skilled wrongful death attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible. In some cases, surviving relatives are entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens they face moving forward. Working with a trusted legal team is your best bet for getting the justice and the compensation you deserve after enduring the loss of a loved one.
For over 40 years, the New Jersey bicycle accident attorneys at Metro have sought aggressively to protect the legal rights of the grieving families throughout the state who have lost loved ones in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our team is committed to helping families hold negligent parties accountable for their actions so they can get the justice and the compensation they need and deserve moving forward. If your loved one has lost her like in an accident, contact our New Jersey personal injury attorneys at 800-469-6476 to get started on your case. Our team is available to meet with you or your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options 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.