Waterford, NJ (April 6, 2022) – On Monday, April 4, a woman was injured in a dog bite attack that took place near Camilla Avenue in Waterford.
According to local officials, the incident took place when a woman was walking her Australian cattle dog in the area. Two dogs were in the area nearby and broke loose. They ran over to the woman and her dog and started to attack and bite both of them. The dogs were identified as a black dog and a smaller mixed breed dog.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The woman and her cattle dog were both injured as a result of the incident. The woman was hospitalized but her current condition is not yet known.
Police did not say what happened to the dogs that broke loose.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Dog Bite Accidents in New Jersey
Dog bite incidents take place every year in New Jersey due to the negligence of others. According to recent statistics from the CDC, approximately 4.5 million people were hurt in dog bite accidents in the U.S. in one recent year. Though you will find that most dogs are friendly, this is not always the case. Your life could be risked due to a negligent owner whose aggressive dog bites you. No matter how big or small a dog is, they could cause serious harm to you in the blink of an eye. If you have sustained serious injuries in a dog bite incident, you should speak with an attorney who can help you every step of the way.
Being hurt in a dog bite accident can affect your life in a variety of ways as you work on your physical recovery. It is important that you speak with a Waterford dog bite accident attorney as soon as possible after your accident. You may find that you have a case against an owner or another party who contributed to the harm you experienced. You will likely be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own after one of these incidents. You should speak with a Waterford personal injury lawyer as soon as possible in your time of need.
Waterford Dog Bite Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we have diligently assisted those injured in dog bite incidents over the years. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a dog bite incident and offer our help and resources along the way. We believe that you should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in one of these incidents. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have been hurt in a dog bite accident, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact a dog bite accident attorney in Waterford at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can help you.
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