August 18, 2023
Atlantic City, NJ (August 1, 2023) – A bicycle accident was reported on Sunday morning in the Atlantic City area that claimed one person’s life. At around 9:45 a.m. on July 30, the Atlantic City Police Department responded to a crash that occurred on Montpelier Avenue.
Reports from ACPD show that a 61-year-old man was riding a bicycle in the area of Montpelier Avenue near Arctic Avenue during the morning hours. For unknown reasons, they were struck by a vehicle.
The crash caused severe injuries to the bicyclist. The victim was rushed to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center-City Division, where he passed away from his injuries.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim who died in this crash.
Accidents in New Jersey
Every year in New Jersey, a significant number of individuals suffer injuries due to car accidents. Negligent drivers are often the primary cause of these accidents. Among the various factors contributing to vehicle accidents in New Jersey, distracted driving stands out as the leading cause.
Between 2012 and 2016, nearly 800,000 crashes were reported in our state, attributable to drivers being distracted while operating their vehicles. Distractions can range from adjusting the radio and using a cell phone to even eating while driving. In addition, accidents frequently occur due to drivers exceeding speed limits, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or engaging in other reckless behaviors.
Unfortunately, many accidents result from entirely preventable circumstances. Innocent individuals suffer injuries or lose their lives daily due to drivers who irresponsibly operate their vehicles. If you have been injured in a car accident where another person's negligence caused the incident, you may have legal options. Seeking the assistance of a car accident lawyer in New Jersey can enable you to pursue financial compensation for some of the damages and losses you have experienced.
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Notes: Many of the accidents we write about could have been avoided. By disseminating information about serious incidents, we seek to arm our readers with the knowledge they need to prevent being seriously injured in an accident. This piece was created using external sources, including news articles and eyewitness descriptions of the collision and injuries. Therefore, the presented specifics of the accident have not been independently verified. Please notify us immediately if you find any inaccuracies in the article or if you wish to have the post deleted, we will rectify the content or remove the post.
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