Camden, NJ (February 5, 2022) – On Friday, February 4, a man was identified following a pedestrian accident in Camden.
According to Absecon Police, the accident happened at 6 p.m. at the intersection of NJ-30 and Haddon Avenue. A 50-year-old male pedestrian was walking in the area when he started to cross the street at the intersection. He was suddenly struck by an eastbound Hyundai Tucson that was traveling in the area. The driver of the Tucson remained at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene due to their traumatic injuries. The driver of the Tucson was not injured but has since been identified as a 41-year-old woman from Atco.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time until the scene was completely cleared.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey
Pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads. This is due to the fact that they are susceptible to some of the most extensive harm in an accident. They have no protection from harm, which is why vehicle drivers are expected to watch out for pedestrians at all times. Pedestrian accidents land in hundreds of fatalities every year throughout New Jersey. In 2019, it was reported that approximately 169 people were killed in New Jersey pedestrian accidents. However, by 2021, it is estimated that 207 pedestrians were killed in pedestrian accidents throughout the state. Because New Jersey sees a high volume of pedestrian traffic, these accidents continue to occur every year. If you and your family have lost a loved one due to a pedestrian accident, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can be a difficult thing to face, especially if you and your family have lost a loved one prematurely. Because of this, you and your family should seek the immediate help of a Camden pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to face these aspects on your own. It is crucial that you speak with a Camden wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Camden Pedestrian Accident Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect those who have lost loved ones in Camden pedestrian accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a fatal accident can be and offer our help when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost income
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have lost someone you love in an accident, we are here to help. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Camden at (215) 600-0681 for the help you deserve at this time.
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