Monroe, NJ (April 14, 2022) – A man was killed in a fatal motorcycle crash that took place at a Monroe intersection on Thursday afternoon, April 14.
According to Monroe Township Police, the accident happened at 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of South Black Horse Pike and Washington Avenue. A motorcyclist was traveling in the area when his motorcycle collided with the side of a pickup truck due to reasons that are not yet known. It is believed that the driver of the pickup truck, identified as a 56-year-old man, failed to yield the right-of-way to the motorcyclist.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, identified as a 55-year-old man from South Jersey, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. The driver of the pickup truck was not hurt in the collision.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time. Police did not say if the driver of the pickup truck was charged for their role in the accident.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. Police will update with more information as it is available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey
Motorcycle accidents are known for being some of the most severe and even life-threatening accidents that take place in New Jersey each year. Handfuls of lives are lost due to these accidents and many people are seriously injured in motorcycle accidents every single year. In 2017 alone, in fact, it was estimated that approximately 84 people were killed in motorcycle accidents and many others were injured in New Jersey. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one due to a motorcycle accident but this is the reality that many victims face every year. If you have lost someone you love in one of these accidents, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The loss of a loved one might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. If you have sustained these immense losses, you and your family should speak with a dedicated Monroe motorcycle accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. As you are grieving the immense loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You and your family should speak with a Monroe wrongful death attorney that you can rely on.
Monroe Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents over the years in New Jersey. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the New Jersey legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects, such as the following:
- Medical expenses
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Monroe at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can assist you in your time of need.
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