October 6, 2023
Andover Township, NJ (May 29, 2023) – The Andover Township police confirmed that 22-year-old Bruce Cseh, 36-year-old Andrew Benavente, a 13-year-old boy, and a 5-year-old girl all lost their lives as a result of a fiery crash that occurred Friday evening, May 26.
At around 4:00 p.m., the police were called to the scene of a crash on Newton Sparta Road.
Reports from authorities indicate that Cseh was driving a 2021 Jeep Rubicon while heading west on the roadway. For reasons unknown, the vehicle crossed over the double yellow lines and crashed into a 2011 Ford Ranger pickup truck. The impact of the crash caused the pickup truck to burst into flames.
Three people were trapped in the truck at the time of the explosion. The victims were identified as Benavante and his two children, a 13-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl. The three victims became trapped inside the burning vehicle, resulting in fatal injuries.
The driver of the Jeep, Cseh, also suffered severe injuries. He was removed from the vehicle and flown to a local hospital, where he passed away from his injuries.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the families of Bruce Cseh, Andrew Benavente, and the two children who lost their lives in this accident.
Fatal Car Accidents in New Jersey
Dealing with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one in a fatal accident is an incredibly difficult experience. Unfortunately, New Jersey witnesses the loss of hundreds of lives every year due to automobile accidents. The majority of these accidents occur as a result of negligence, with factors such as speeding, distractions, and impaired driving being leading causes of these fatal collisions throughout the state.
Following the loss of a loved one, the financial consequences of a fatal accident can just make the mental and emotional impacts more difficult to deal with. The loss of income, towering medical expenses, and funeral costs can create significant financial strain. For this reason, it is crucial for your family to take legal action against the individual responsible for your loved one's death.
Filing a wrongful death claim provides an opportunity to hold the negligent driver accountable and seek financial relief to cover the costs and losses incurred as a result of the fatal collision. Working with a wrongful death lawyer in Andover Township increases your chances of obtaining the maximum compensation available for the damages you have suffered.
At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, we are well aware of the emotional and financial hardships that families are forced to deal with after losing a loved one due to a fatal accident. Our dedicated Andover Township car accident attorneys are committed to providing experienced legal support to families seeking justice for their beloved family members.
Our primary focus is helping families get the money that they need to cover the damages they face after losing a loved one. We strive to help your family get justice by holding the negligent party responsible. If you have been affected by the sudden loss of a loved one, contact our reputable New Jersey law firm today at 800-923-3456 to schedule a free consultation.
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