August 14, 2023
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ (April 11, 2023) – A 63-year-old woman was transported to an area hospital following a pedestrian crash that took place on Sunday afternoon in Hasbrouck Heights.
Just after 12:30 p.m. on April 9, the police and firefighters were called to the scene of an automobile accident on Route 17.
Reports show that a 63-year-old woman was struck by a 2005 Nissan Altima in the area of the Hasbrouck Heights football field.
The woman suffered injuries as a result of the accident. She was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center, where she underwent care for the injuries she suffered.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation, but no further details are available.
Our thoughts are with the woman who was injured as a result of this crash. We hope for her full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Pedestrian accidents take the lives of thousands of people in the United States annually. Over 130,000 additional victims are left with injuries as a result of these accidents. Here in New Jersey, we see many people left with serious trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, bone fractures, and other significant injuries as a result of these accidents.
After suffering injuries as a result of the pedestrian accident, those who are harmed may have legal options available. In general, accident victims are able to pursue legal action by filing a personal injury claim against the person who is responsible for the crash. This type of legal action can provide a victim with financial relief when it comes to covering some of the damages that they face. This can include recovering compensation for:
- Lost wages that you have suffered due to taking time off work.
- Lost earning capacity if you were left permanently disabled following your crash.
- Pain and suffering based on the impact the accident has had on your life.
- Loss of consortium if you have suffered familial relationship strains.
To maximize the amount of compensation you are able to recover, it is crucial that you seek help from a Hasbrouck Heights pedestrian accident lawyer as soon as possible. Your lawyer will be able to investigate the accident on your behalf, gather the strongest evidence for your claim, and pursue aggressive legal action.
We understand that dealing with a personal injury can be overwhelming, which is why our team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq is here to help. With decades of experience helping victims across New Jersey seek the justice they deserve, you can rely on us to provide top-notch legal advice and representation. Our dedicated pedestrian accident lawyers make sure that your rights are protected and fight for fair compensation so you don’t have to face this situation alone. Call 800-923-3456 today and schedule a free consultation to see how our team can help you get justice and fair compensation following your accident.
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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