January 27, 2023
Raritan, NJ (January 18, 2023) - A major traffic accident was reported in the Raritan area on Wednesday evening that resulted in injuries. Just after 4 p.m. on January 18, the police and firefighters responded to a traffic accident that had taken place on Route 202.
According to reports from the Raritan Police Department, two vehicles collided on Route 202 in the area just north of Ortho Drive in Raritan Borough. The impact of the traffic collision caused one vehicle to roll over.
The driver of the rolled-over vehicle, a 76-year-old male, suffered severe cuts and abrasions. He was treated at the scene for his injuries but declined further medical care.
Two other people, identified as a 33-year-old woman and a 43-year-old woman, both suffered injuries. The two victims were transported by ambulance to local hospitals for further care.
The circumstances surrounding this traffic accident are currently being investigated.
We hope the victims who were hurt in this auto accident recover quickly.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
Statistics show that over 270,000 car accidents take place in the state of New Jersey every year. These accidents leave tens of thousands of people with injuries. Many victims require extensive hospitalization for the injuries that they have suffered.
Some common injuries reported in New Jersey car accidents include:
- Severe trauma to the head.
- Internal organ injuries that require immediate care.
- Traumatic brain injuries that result in confusion, pain and suffering, and memory loss.
- Severe compound fractures.
- Severe cuts, scrapes, and lacerations.
Unfortunately, the overwhelming impact of crashes can be far-reaching. In addition to physical pain and suffering, many crash victims are left with overwhelming financial burdens. Victims are often forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical costs while dealing with being unable to work for an extended period. There are many cases where victims have to spend thousands of dollars to repair their vehicle or replace it in order to get back on the road.
If you have suffered injuries in an auto accident as a result of another driver’s negligence, there may be legal options available to help you seek financial compensation to cover these and other losses that you face. A car accident lawyer in Raritan can help you seek financial compensation to cover some of the losses and expenses resulting from your crash. It is essential that you reach out to a knowledgeable legal team immediately to ensure you have the best chance of getting justice.
If you have been involved in a car accident in New Jersey, the team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq can help. Our dedicated and experienced Raritan personal injury lawyers have been providing clients with trusted legal advice for over three decades and will fight fiercely to get them justice. We are here for you every step of the way to ensure you are able to achieve the outcome you expect for your claim. Do not wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our New Jersey personal injury law firm today at 800-923-3456 to schedule a free consultation to get started.
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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