Wyckoff, NJ – Elderly Driver Hits, Injures Two Pedestrians at Wyckoff Ave and Cedar Hill AveNY/NJ Legal News
Wyckoff, NJ (April 12, 2022) – An SUV driven by an 87-year-old resident of Franklin Lakes hit two women from Fort Lee as they crossed a street in Wyckoff on Tuesday, April 12th.
The elder pedestrian, a 77-year-old woman, sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries to her upper body she was struck by a 2010 Chevy at the intersection of Cedar Hill Avenue and Wyckoff Avenue at about 10:30 a.m.
The other pedestrian, a 42-year-old woman, sustained face and head injuries.
The victims were transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson.
The female driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Our New Jersey pedestrian accident lawyers are familiar with the physical difficulties that often come with pedestrian injuries. In spite of various safety measures and regulations designed to promote pedestrian awareness and safety, such as sidewalks, crosswalks, and walking bridges, pedestrians are still struck by vehicles every single day. These accidents are usually debilitating. Common injuries include things like broken bones, brain damage, and internal bleeding.
Learning all events surrounding the accident is crucial to both attorneys and insurance adjustors in establishing the negligence of a driver and seeing a successful outcome to your New Jersey pedestrian injury claim.
Wyckoff Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Working with an effective and knowledgeable lawyer after a pedestrian accident will ensure you are able to move forward in the best way possible. Our Wyckoff personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping thousands of families get the justice and compensation they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one.
Our pedestrian accident attorneys in Wyckoff work diligently to ensure families have their legal rights protected so they can move forward after being injured in a serious pedestrian accident.
The attorneys at Metro Law are available 24-hours a day to help victims by answering questions they may have about legal options available to them after being harmed by someone else’s negligence. Contact our New Jersey personal injury lawyers at (800) 469-6476 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation.
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.