Berlin, NJ (January 26, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that happened at an intersection in Berlin on Wednesday afternoon, January 26.
According to local officials, the accident happened at 2:55 p.m. at the intersection of NJ-73 and Franklin Avenue. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with one another. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe damages as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained serious injuries in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.
Due to the severity of the collision, the right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for some time. The roadway was blocked back to Cooper Road until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
Intersections are a necessity on our roads in New Jersey. However, when roads and paths connect with each other, car accidents continue to occur in the blink of an eye. Approximately one-half of all traffic accidents leading to injuries involve intersections. Millions of intersection-related accidents happen every year due to the reckless acts of others in the entirety of the U.S. There are many reasons for car accidents at intersections, including some of the following:
- Distracted driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
After a car accident, one of the first steps that you should take is to receive medical attention. After this, you should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate that you can rely on.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a confusing time in your life, especially if you have never faced a claim in the past. Because of this, you should have the assistance of a Berlin car accident attorney on your side. If you are unsure of whether or not you should speak with an attorney, you should ask yourself some questions. Do you have medical bills that are piling up? Are your injuries painful and debilitating? Will you miss time at work now that you have been injured? These are questions that you should keep in mind as you speak with a Berlin personal injury attorney for the first time.
Berlin Car Accident Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. Our attorneys are committed to every aspect of your claim and will help you work toward the justice and compensation you deserve. We will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Rehabilitation costs
If you have been hurt in a life-altering car accident, you should never have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Berlin at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can help you.
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