Cherry Hill, NJ – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on I-295 Near RT-70

light trails from car headlights and taillights on aa highway at dusk
January 10, 2022

Cherry Hill, NJ (January 10, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car crash on a major highway in Cherry Hill on the afternoon of Monday, January 10.

According to local officials, the accident happened at 1:45 p.m. in the afternoon in the southbound lanes of I-295 near Route 70. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to forcefully collide with one another. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their identities and conditions are not known at this time.

Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked in the area of Route 70 and Berlin Road. Police quickly cleared the scene so that traffic could resume as normal.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in New Jersey 

Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of New Jersey every year. In fact, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year due to the recklessness of others. In one recent year’s time in 2019, it was reported that approximately 276,861 car accidents took place within the state, with a large percentage of these accidents leading to injuries. Car accidents happen due to a variety of reasons on our highways, including the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Speeding
  • Drowsy driving

As we have seen over the years, car accidents are quite common. They can take the form of minor-fender benders to catastrophic events in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should have the help of a legal advocate on your side.

The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should have the assistance of a Cherry Hill car accident lawyer on your side. Drivers are expected to pay close attention to our roads and obey the laws at all times but this does not always happen. Your main concerns following a car accident should be your physical and mental health. A Cherry Hill personal injury lawyer will be able to help you with the rest as you move forward.

Cherry Hill Car Accident Attorneys 

At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. You may find that you are entitled to significant amounts of compensation for your claim, which is why you should act carefully and quickly moving forward. A car accident can be incredibly burdening and leave you with many questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. We are here for you every step of the way. Please contact an accident attorney in Cherry Hill at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can assist you.

Note: Our team of writers uses secondary sources to produce this post including local and state media and news sources, local and state police incident reports, social medial platforms as well as eyewitness accounts about serious accidents that take place in Pennsylvania. For that reason, if you find any information that is not correct, please contact Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys as soon as possible so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. A post will be removed upon request. 

Disclaimer: The photos used in this post were not taken at this accident scene. All information contained in this post is informational and not intended to be considered legal or medical advice. This post is not a solicitation for business.