Weehawken, NJ – One Injured in Rear-End Crash on Palisade Ave near Shippen StNY/NJ Legal News
Weehawken, NJ (August 16, 2021) – An injury accident occurred early Sunday morning in Weehawken when a vehicle rear-ended another stopped at a traffic signal. Information from officials states that the wreck occurred at around 12:22 p.m. for reasons still under local law enforcement investigation.
According to various sources, the crash took place at the corner of Palisade Avenue and Shippen Street. The vehicle that was struck from behind was facing westbound at the time of the wreck.
The driver of that vehicle was transported from the scene to an area hospital for treatment as needed. Currently, the extent of their injuries has not been reported.
Delays in traffic were observed in the area for some time while authorities and other responders worked at the scene. While the crash site was active, local drivers were asked to use alternative travel routes. Few details are currently available concerning the nature of the crash.
Authorities in Weehawken continue to investigate. Our thoughts are with those involved in hopes of a full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Weehawken
Thousands of people throughout New Jersey sustain injuries in motor vehicle collisions each and every year. Numerous victims must face extensive, expensive medical treatment that may require them to spend months in recovery. A large percentage of these victims are faced with extreme pain and suffering. Living in the New York and New Jersey areas means you are very familiar with the hustle and bustle of our roads. Thousands of people travel through the area every day for business and pleasure alike. Although we wish to believe that other drivers on the road always consider the best interests of those around them, sadly, this is not always true. Many victims involved in car wrecks are forced into hospital care where they have to undergo immediate, often invasive medical treatment.
Unfortunately, a large percentage of crash victims in New Jersey sustain injuries that leave them permanently impaired. The overwhelming mental, physical, and financial consequences of these accidents are often devastating. Not only are victims forced to endure the consequences of these collisions, but their families are often forced to endure overwhelming mental and financial consequences as well. When victims are injured in collisions, due to the actions of others, it is crucial that they contact a car crash lawyer in New Jersey as soon as possible. Working with a skilled legal team will improve your chances of getting justice.
The New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of combined experience helping victims protect their legal rights after collisions. Our team of responsive and competent attorneys is dedicated to helping victims maximize their recoveries after tragic collisions. We hold a firm belief that no one should have to pay for injuries imposed upon them by negligent, reckless, or careless drivers. If you were injured in an accident, due to another party’s negligence, contact our injury accident attorneys in New Jersey at (800) 469-6476 to see what legal options are 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.