August 18, 2023
Atlantic City, NJ (August 8, 2023) – Three people have lost their lives as a result of an automobile accident reported in Atlantic County on Sunday evening, August 6.
At around 10:00 p.m., the New Jersey State Police responded to a major collision on the Garden State Parkway.
Reports from authorities show that a Kia was involved in a collision with a Toyota during the evening hours in the Port Republic area. The impact of the crash sent the Kia off the road, where it collided with a tree.
The driver of the Kia and two passengers in the vehicle were all fatally injured. They were pronounced deceased at the scene. Authorities identified the victims as 24-year-old Sabrina Kontos, who was the driver, and 27-year-old Dion Bullock. The second passenger was only identified as a 38-year-old man from Eatontown.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We offer our condolences to the families of Sabrina Kontos, Dion Bullock, and the third victim who lost their life in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in New Jersey
In New Jersey, hundreds of people die as a result of automobile accidents each year. These heart-wrenching incidents often result from drivers who neglect their duty of care on the road. Factors such as speeding, distractions, and impairment are common contributors to these tragic collisions, posing persistent and substantial threats across the state.
When dealing with the passing of a loved one, the financial aftermath of a fatal accident can make the already overwhelming situation even more difficult to deal with. The absence of their earnings, towering medical bills, and the expenses surrounding funeral arrangements can place a significant burden on surviving family members. Acting in a timely manner to initiate legal proceedings against the responsible party becomes imperative when it comes to providing yourself with the best chance of getting justice.
Initiating a wrongful death claim provide you with the ability to seek justice and hold the negligent driver accountable for their actions. Through a wrongful death lawsuit, your family can secure financial relief to help offset the costs and hardships stemming from the devastating collision. To maximize your chances of obtaining justice, it is critical to seek the services of a competent wrongful death attorney in Atlantic City. An attorney will be able to offer guidance and improve your chances of recovering the highest available compensation for the suffered damages.
Though no amount of compensation can ever fully alleviate the pain of losing a loved one, it can provide a measure of assistance during this trying period. Pursuing a wrongful death claim serves not only to seek financial redress but also to send a message that irresponsible conduct on the road will not escape consequences.
At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, we understand the pain you are feeling after losing a loved one in a fatal car crash. Our legal team is dedicated to providing exceptional advocacy and representation for those affected by fatal accidents. With our decades of experience advocating on behalf of people like you, we can help ensure that justice is served swiftly and that your case is brought with care and sensitivity. We invite you to call our New Jersey personal injury law firm today at 800-923-3456 for your free consultation so that together we can bring about the best possible outcome for your case.
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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