Ramsey, NJ – Two Killed in Auto Accident on Rt 17NY/NJ Legal News
Ramsey, NJ (November 30, 2022) – Two people lost their lives in a car crash in Ramsey on Tuesday, November 29. The incident was reported to officials in the area at around 4:30 p.m.
According to information from local sources, the wreck took place on Route 17.
Police stated a man and woman were inside a vehicle when the driver lost control in the northbound lanes. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
Police in Ramsey are working to figure out how the accident occurred. Both people involved lost their lives. Their names have not been released at this time.
Traffic was blocked on the northbound side of the roadway while responders worked in the area. Police asked local drivers to use alternative routes for the time being.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family or families of the deceased victims at this time.
New Jersey Auto Accidents
Every year, tens of thousands of people sustain injuries in car wrecks in the state of New Jersey. On average, the state sees about 60,000 serious injuries resulting from car accidents per year. Every year, this number continues to increase. The same goes for many other states throughout the country.
Every single day, there are over 17,000 auto accidents reported throughout the United States. Of these crashes, about 7,500 people sustain serious injuries, and over 100 people lose their lives. Yearly, the United States sees over 6 million motor vehicle accidents that cause injuries to over 4 million people.
Almost all of the reported car crashes in the country are caused by the actions of negligent drivers. Intoxication, fatigue, and distraction are three leading types of driver negligence that cause millions of auto collisions per year.
If you or someone you love has suffered severe injuries in an auto accident caused by a negligent driver, it is vital to exercise your existing legal rights toward financial compensation. You deserve to have as much peace of mind as possible after such a difficult event has taken place in your life. We work hard to ensure that you are able to recover after you or your family member has been hurt by driver negligence.
At Metro Law, our trusted team of attorneys has been working for over four decades to help injured crash victims, and their family members recover just compensation after they’re hurt in auto accidents. If you’ve lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another driver, you deserve to collect financial compensation with the help of a Ramsey wrongful death attorney.
Losing a loved one is never easy, especially when you know their death could have been prevented. Call our law firm at (800) 469-6476 to speak with an attorney and learn more about your legal right toward financial compensation. Our firm works on contingency which means that unless you are awarded full and fair financial compensation for the damages that resulted from your auto accident, you pay us nothing.
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.