East Brunswick, NJ (May 24, 2022) – A cyclist was hit and killed by a driver in East Brunswick on Tuesday, May 24th.
The 64-year-old South River resident was struck at about 6:00 a.m. in the area of Milltown Road and Old Bridge Turnpike. He was pronounced at the scene.
An investigation is being conducted by the East Brunswick Police Department Special Operations Section.
The investigation is ongoing. No additional details have been released.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in New Jersey
Bicycle accidents are not as common as accidents that happen between motor vehicles on our roads in New Jersey. In fact, in 2021 alone, only about 25 lives were lost as a result of these accidents. However, it is important to note that fatal accidents involving bicyclists have been at their highest since the 80s.
More bicyclists have been hitting the roads since the COVID pandemic became prevalent in everyday life. Though it is great to see many people making their health a high priority, these accidents are on the rise and lives are being taken every year. If you have lost a loved one in a bicycle accident, it is important that you speak with an attorney immediately.
The unfortunate reality is that many types of accidents are happening more frequently in New Jersey. Having the assistance of a New Jersey bicycle accident attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected.
Families are left to pick up the pieces after a loved one has been taken from them in a bicycle accident. You may be left in a tough position that you are not prepared to face on your own, especially as you are grieving the loss of a loved one. This is why you should never move forward without the help of a Stafford wrongful death lawyer on your side.
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal bicycle crashes. Families are left to pay bills that they might not be able to afford on their own, which is where we come in. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for various aspects, including but not limited to:
- Funerary and burial expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of consortium
- Pain and suffering
You should never give up hope that you can receive the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a bicycle accident attorney in New Jersey at (215) 600-0681 for more information.
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