Hamilton, NJ (January 15, 2022) – Police responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle collision with injuries on a highway in Hamilton around 3:23 p.m. on Friday, January 14.
According to Hamilton Township officials, the accident happened on the New Jersey Turnpike around the area of mile marker 57. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing them to collide in a chain-reaction crash. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was hurt in the accident. The injured party was taken to the hospital but their current condition is not yet known.
Due to the severity of the collision, traffic was backed up in the area for about two miles. Police quickly worked to clear the scene so that all traffic could resume.
New Jersey State Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New Jersey
In 2020, New Jersey saw its deadliest year on the road in over 10 years. These accidents continue to increase on our roads every year. In just one recent year, hundreds of thousands of people were hurt in car accidents within the entire state. The truth is, car accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to the outright recklessness of other drivers who share our roads. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a driver who was not paying attention to what was happening around them. A car accident can change your life forever, which is why you should have the help of an attorney on your side as you move forward.
If you have sustained catastrophic injuries in a car accident, you may need the assistance of a Hamilton car accident attorney on your side. These injuries can lead to expensive costs and medical care that you are not prepared to face for years to come. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
- Loss of limbs
These injuries can be incredibly severe and impact your life in many ways. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with a dedicated Hamilton personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
Hamilton Car Accident Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. We have successfully handled hundreds of claims for victims over the years and will ensure that your rights are being protected when you need it the most. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Hamilton at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can assist you.
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