August 18, 2023
Saddle Brook, NJ (March 13, 2023) – The police and firefighters in Saddle Brook were notified that they were needed at the scene of a multi-vehicle accident that took place near the border of Saddle Brook and Lodi on Saturday evening, March 11.
Just before 9:00 p.m., several vehicles collided on US Route 46 in the area near the border of Lodi. At least one vehicle overturned as a result of the accident. One vehicle fled the scene of the crash.
Multiple first responders were called to provide assistance at the scene.
Multiple victims were rendered aid on-site by responding paramedics. Those who required further care were transported to local hospitals.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are currently being investigated.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
Every year, tens of thousands of automobile accidents occur here in the state of New Jersey. Unfortunately, these accidents can have an overwhelming impact on the lives of those involved. We see countless people hospitalized with significant injuries that impact their lives forever.
Unfortunately, there are several types of accidents that we continue to see every day in our state. Some of the most common types of crashes include:
- Angle collisions: These account for around 18% of total crashes.
- Parked vehicle accidents: These account for around 16% of total crashes.
- Fixed object crashes: These account for around 10% of total crashes.
- Sideswipe collisions: These account for around 12% of total crashes.
- Backing crashes: These account for around 5% of total crashes.
- Head-on accidents: These account for around 3% of total crashes.
- Left turn / U-turn accidents: These account for around 3% of total crashes.
Unfortunately, any type of accident has the potential to cause serious harm to those involved. Every day, people are hospitalized with severe trauma injuries. We see countless people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, internal organ injuries, and even spinal cord injuries in the aftermath of accidents. Dealing with the overwhelming consequences can be incredibly challenging. Not only do victims struggle, but their families often suffer as well.
After being hurt in a car accident, you may have legal options that can help you move forward. You must reach out to our New Jersey car accident lawyer right away to discuss your case and get started. Our team will be able to determine the best course of action moving forward and build the strongest case on your behalf as we fight for justice.
At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, we take pride in our ability to provide personalized service and comprehensive legal advice for personal injury victims. Our team is available 24/7 to help those who have been injured in an accident or suffered a personal injury in any way that they can. We are committed to helping bring justice and peace of mind to every person who chooses us as their legal representation. If you would like a free consultation or if you need assistance on your journey toward recovery, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at 800-923-3456.
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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