Verona, NJ – Car Wash Worker Struck by Car at Quality Care Car WashNY/NJ Legal News
Verona, NJ (March 27, 2023) – A car wash employee in Verona, NJ, was seriously hurt on the job when a driver lost control and hit the man, causing him to be thrown approximately 50 feet. The crash happened on Sunday, March 26.
Authorities in Verona report the 41-year-old male victim was working at Quality Care Car Wash at the time of the crash. He was detailing a vehicle in the front of the building when a driver traveling down Bloomfield Avenue lost control.
The driver, identified as a 75-year-old man, swerved off of the road and struck the male worker on Sunday evening. Authorities stated the force of the crash sent the man flying and seriously injured him.
The vehicle came to a stop after hitting two other cars and a utility pole. Paramedics sent the injured victim to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson.
Authorities say the driver suffered minor injuries and was sent to St Joseph’s as well.
Police in Verona continue to investigate. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.
New Jersey Pedestrian Crashes
Despite the many safety regulations designed to keep pedestrians as safe as possible in New Jersey, they are still hit by cars at an alarming rate in the state. Countless people are struck by vehicles in the Garden State yearly. Sadly, a percentage of these individuals end up losing their lives.
Our Verona pedestrian crash attorneys are keen on the physical issues that usually come with being seriously hurt in a pedestrian crash. These crashes can be debilitating and catastrophic. Common injuries that usually result from pedestrian accidents can include brain damage, broken bones, spinal cord damage, and internal organ damage.
Working with a skilled and knowledgeable lawyer following your pedestrian crash can help to ensure that your legal rights are protected and that you are able to move forward in the most effective manner possible. Our personal injury lawyers at Metro Law have over 40 years of experience helping thousands of victims and their families to get the justice and compensation they are entitled to after they have been hurt by the negligent actions of other people.
Our team of compassionate attorneys works diligently to preserve and protect your legal rights and will aggressively negotiate a full and fair settlement for you from the insurance company. Sadly, insurance companies are just out to make a profit; they will not keep your best interests in mind. Adjusters are instructed to contact you at your most ‘vulnerable’ – in the days and weeks after your crash, where you may be more likely to settle for less compensation than you deserve.
Contact Metro Law as soon as possible to learn more about what we can do for you. You can call our office at (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. We work on contingency, which means we charge no up-front or out-of-pocket costs, and we only get paid if you receive compensation for injuries and losses you sustained due to the actions of another negligent party.