October 6, 2023
Irvington, NJ (February 2, 2023) – A truck accident reported in the Irvington area sent at least one victim to a local hospital with injuries. The Irvington Police Department and firefighters were called to the scene of a traffic accident on January 30 at approximately 3:10 a.m.
Preliminary crash investigations provided by authorities show that a broadside collision involving a semi-truck and a sedan took place in the area of 454 Myrtle Avenue. The vehicles came to rest, blocking the roadway and causing delays throughout the area.
Firefighters responded to the scene of the accident and worked to remove the vehicle, which was caught underneath the trailer of the semi-truck.
Emergency medical services responded to care for victims who suffered injuries in the crash. An unknown number of injured parties were transported to local medical facilities, where they underwent further medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope all of those who have been harmed as a result of this accident are able to recover quickly.
Truck Accidents in New Jersey
Although any type of vehicle collision has the potential to cause serious injuries, the size and weights of trucks severely increase the risk of catastrophic injuries and damages. Unfortunately, thousands of truck accidents take place in the state of New Jersey every year. Many people involved in these accidents are left with injuries that truly impact their lives forever.
Dealing with the physical and financial consequences can seem impossible to overcome for some. Unfortunately, many people involved in these accidents are left with serious injuries due to drivers who engage in negligent actions.
Leading factors in truck accidents that we see here in New Jersey include drivers who are drowsy or too fatigued to operate their vehicle, distractions, impairment, and recklessness. When people are not responsible while behind the wheel, it can have devastating consequences for everyone else sharing the road. Unfortunately, countless people are harmed as a result of traffic accidents that take place in our state every day that are entirely preventable.
If you have suffered injuries as a result of a truck accident, you may be able to pursue legal action. A personal injury lawyer in Irvington can help you seek compensation for the damages that you face. At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, you can count on our team to fight diligently to ensure your legal rights and best interests are protected.
While working with us, our team will take an aggressive approach to resolve the monetary damages that you have due to the pain and suffering related to your accident. We will help you seek compensation for all of the damages you face for lost wages, medical treatment expenses, and more.
Our dedicated Irvington truck accident lawyers at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq are here to help you get the justice that you deserve. With over three decades of experience in providing trusted legal advice and fighting fiercely for our client’s rights, our team will ensure that every step is taken to get you the outcome that is expected from your claim.
If you have been injured in an accident involving a commercial truck or another vehicle, contact us today so we can begin working on your case. Our experienced attorneys are ready to fight for your rights and secure maximum compensation for your lawsuit. Call us now at 800-923-3456 to get started on 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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