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Determining Liability in a New York Rear-End Collision

Habits of Distracted Drivers

The National Safety Council has recently published the findings of its most recent survey on the most common distracted driving habits of drivers in the United States. A shocking four out of five motorists who participated in the study confessed that they often use their phones to respond to calls and texts from friends and family members while they are driving. In spite of the data that shows that a distracted driver has a 400 percent higher chance of [...]

Lafayette, NJ - Police K9 Vehicle Involved in Crash on Rt 15

Which Age Group Has the Worst Drivers?

It may seem like common knowledge that elderly drivers and brand new drivers are the most likely to get involved in or even be the cause of auto accidents. Is that stereotype really correct though? Is there even an age group that has substantially more accidents than any other? Recent studies highlight a few compelling facts that a lot of people may not be aware of. According to the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration, per capita, the greatest number of [...]

Gloucester Township, NJ – Multi-Vehicle Crash Injures 1 Person On NJ-42

Gloucester Township, NJ – Multi-Vehicle Crash Injures 1 Person On NJ-42

Gloucester Township, N.J. (August 21, 2019) – An injury accident involving multiple vehicles resulted in at least one person being injured this morning. The accident occurred on Tuesday, at approximately 6:00 a.m., on the southbound side of NJ-42 near Route 168. Reports indicate that multiple vehicles were involved in the accident. First responders were called to the scene to treat the injured victims and clear debris from the road. One person was transported to a local hospital for further treatment [...]

Elmwood Park, N.J. – Teenage Girl Killed in Accident on Route 80

Elmwood Park, N.J. (August 20, 2019) – A teenage girl has died and two others were injured following a two-vehicle accident, according to authorities. The fatal New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Sunday, around 8:00 p.m., on Route 80. Police say the accident occurred when a Honda SUV struck a divider in the road, causing the vehicle to spin out and be hit head-on by an Acura SUV. A passenger in the Honda, 15-year-old Kayla Liriano, of Paterson, was thrown [...]

Argyle, N.Y. – One Dead in Accident Involving On-Duty Officer on Route 40

Argyle, N.Y. (August 20, 2019) – One person has died after they were involved in a car accident with an on-duty police officer, according to authorities. The fatal New York vehicle accident occurred on Monday, just before 7:00 a.m., on Route 40. Police say 24-year-old Deputy Cori Winch, of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, was driving south on Route 40 when his vehicle crossed the centerline and collided head-on with a second vehicle, driven by 72-year-old Susan Harrington. The collision [...]

Waterloo, N.Y. – Four Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Edwards Road

Waterloo, N.Y. (August 19, 2019) – Four people were injured after a head-on collision over the weekend, according to authorities. The New York vehicle accident occurred on Sunday, around 11:00 a.m., on Edwards Road south of Route 96. Police believe that the accident occurred when a vehicle that was traveling northbound moved into the southbound lane for unknown reasons and hit a vehicle head-on. Emergency crews arrived on the scene and decided that the passengers in the southbound vehicle needed [...]

North Elba, N.Y. – Two People Die and Three Injured in Accident on Route 86

North Elba, N.Y. (August 19, 2019) – A two-vehicle accident resulted in the death of two people and caused injuries to three people over the weekend, according to authorities. The deadly New York vehicle accident occurred on Saturday morning, at an undisclosed time, on Route 86 near the city of Wilmington. Police say the accident occurred when two vehicles collided on Route 86, though the nature of how the accident occurred has not been released by authorities at this time. [...]

Franklin Township, N.J. – Two Drivers Hospitalized After Accident on Main Road

Franklin Township, N.J. (August 14, 2019) – Two drivers were taken to the hospital following a head-on car accident for treatment of serious injuries early in the week, according to authorities. The New Jersey vehicle accident occurred Tuesday, around 5:00 p.m., on Main Road. Police say a 44-year old woman from Newfield was driving north on Main Road when her SUV drifted into the southbound lane and hit a southbound vehicle head-on. Both drivers needed to be airlifted to Cooper [...]

Upper East Side, N.Y. – Four Vehicle Accident Injures One on FDR Drive

Upper East Side, N.Y. (August 14, 2019) – One person was left with injuries after they were involved in an accident that included three other vehicles, according to authorities. The New York vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday, around 5:15 a.m., on FDR Drive near East 68th Street. Police have not released too many details regarding this accident as of this article’s posting. It is known that four vehicles in total were involved, though how the accident occurred has not been [...]