Wayne, NJ – Bicycle Accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd Results in InjuriesNY/NJ Legal News
Wayne, NJ (September 13, 2019) – A freak accident on Black Oak Ridge Rd sends one man to the hospital with serious injuries.
On September 11, just after 1:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident near 309 Black Oak Ridge Rd. According to reports, James DeSalvo was riding a bicycle through the area when he was struck by a tire, which blew off a passing Mack dump truck.
DeSalvo suffered serious injuries in the incident and was transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr. DeSalvo and his family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in New Jersey
Bicycles are a common method of transportation in New Jersey. In most instances, riders can freely travel from place to place while enjoying the cool breeze and sun. Unfortunately, there are countless hazards that await unexpected cyclists.
Having a tire dismount from a vehicle is not very common, but when this happens it can be extremely dangerous for individuals in the area. This is especially true when bicyclists are traveling down the roadway. The impact of a dismounted tire can cause extensive injuries that require hospitalization. When victims are harmed in accidents, by no fault of their own, it is imperative that they contact a bicycle accident attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible.
New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have extensive experience helping accident victims with even some of the most complex legal claims. Drivers who fail to adequately maintain their vehicles can be held liable for all injuries and damages resulting from any objects that dismount or fly from their vehicles and strike others. If you were injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence, contact our car accident attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to schedule a free case evaluation to explore 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.