Springfield, NJ – I-295 Scene of Injury Accident near Burlington-Mount Holly RdNY/NJ Legal News
Springfield, NJ (April 6, 2023) – An accident on an interstate in Springfield ended in injuries and traffic delays on Thursday morning, April 6. At approximately 5:43 a.m., the incident happened on Interstate 295 North.
Reports show the crash occurred on I-29 5 North near exit 47/CR-541/Burlington-Mount Holly Road. Information from the New Jersey Department of Transportation shows that multiple responders were at the scene rendering aid and investigating the crash scene.
One or more patients were taken to local hospitals to be treated for injuries they sustained in the crash. Police in Springfield continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured victims.
No further information has been reported at this time.
New Jersey Car Wrecks
New Jersey had almost 277,000 automobile accidents in 2022. Five hundred and twenty-four of the injuries sustained by accident victims were fatal. County roads were involved in almost 171,000 of these accidents. New Jersey highways and intersections are the most common places for automobile accidents and injuries caused by accidents. Collisions also tend to occur more frequently due to high amounts of traffic congestion.
A national insurance company conducted a new study that actually ranked New Jersey second to worst in the country in terms of its driving safety. The New Jersey State Police reports that for every 670 reported fatal accidents, nearly 740 people are reported dead.
New Jersey faces factors like distracted drivers, who have become more prevalent in the state in recent years. Drivers using items like handheld devices and hands-free cell phones are a major cause of today’s accidents in New Jersey. Unsafe driving is also caused by impaired driving, which has seen recent increases too.
The victim of an automobile injury accident or the victim’s family may have legal options that apply to their case. It is often helpful for you and your family to have a New Jersey auto accident attorney working on your side to ensure a desired outcome for everyone.
Our auto accident attorneys at Metro Law can assist clients with medical bills when they are involved in a collision. Furthermore, they can assist you in recovering property damage, lost wages, and other losses resulting from accidents.
We at Metro Law are committed to protecting the legal rights of your family after an auto accident. To achieve justice, we provide consistent guidance and advice to our clients throughout the legal process. Our firm’s mission is to help families make informed decisions about their legal matters. Start the process of moving forward from the accident today by calling Metro Law at 800-469-6476.