April 19, 2023
Nutley, NJ (April 18, 2023) – Officers with the Nutley Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident that took place Saturday evening, April 15.
The police received a notification of the crash at approximately 9:35 p.m.
According to official reports, a total of four vehicles collided on New Jersey State Route 21. The accident blocks several lanes on the southbound side of the road, causing severe delays in the area.
Medics were notified that they were needed at the scene. Several people suffered injuries as a result of the accident. Multiple victims were rendered aid at the scene and transported to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope that injured victims are able to make a timely recovery. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
Motor vehicle accidents affect the lives of tens of thousands of people every year. Unfortunately, there are a significant number of instances where people are hospitalized for severe injuries that forever change their lives. After being involved in an accident, crash victims are able to pursue legal claims for compensation against the person who is responsible.
When it comes to succeeding in filing a personal injury claim, a victim must be able to demonstrate negligence. There are several ways that a person can prove negligence and liability after being injured in an accident.
First, eyewitness testimonies can be invaluable in proving liability. Eyewitnesses may have seen the events leading up to the accident and can provide valuable information about what happened. It's important to collect contact information from any witnesses on the scene.
Second, police reports can also help establish liability by documenting details of the accident, such as location, time, weather conditions, and statements made by those involved.
Third, photographs of the scene and vehicles involved are also useful evidence when proving liability. They can show damage caused by the collision and help recreate what happened during the incident. Medical records detailing injuries sustained from an accident could also point towards which party was liable for causing harm.
It is in your best interest to seek help from a New Jersey car accident lawyer right away to determine the best course of action moving forward, so you can get justice.
At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, we understand this pain and strive to provide our clients with the support they rightfully deserve. Our 30 years of experience in cases involving personal injuries makes us a competent and reliable legal team for you to trust during this difficult time.
Should you or someone you love have been affected by a vehicle accident, please do not hesitate to contact us for your free consultation at 800-923-3456 so that justice can be served. Contact our law firm now 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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