Around 8:30 in the evening on Sunday, March 26, a New Jersey State Trooper was injured on Route 42 in Gloucester County, New Jersey. The accident occurred near an exit in the Southbound lane. News sources state that the trooper and two others were treated for their injuries. No other details have been released at this time about the cause of the crash.
This is an unfortunate incident that happened and our thoughts are with those who were injured in the crash. The State Police will investigate to determine what happened and if there was any negligence on behalf of anyone involved. We hope for a speedy recovery for all those involved.
More about car accidents in New Jersey
It can be noted that in 2017 there were 255 fatal crashes across the state, resulting in 274 deaths. This figure is a decrease from 2016’s total of 275 fatal crashes and 296 fatalities. New Jersey also saw an increase in distracted driving-related crashes—a total of 1,564 incidents in 2017 compared to 1,488 in 2016.
Anytime a car accident occurs, it is essential to consult with an experienced attorney who can help guide the injured person through the legal processes and ensure their interests are protected. If you ever find yourself in such a situation, speak to an expert. At The Law Offices of Kats Jamison and Associates, we are here to help. We aim to guide you through a difficult time and maximize the compensation for your injuries. Don’t hesitate to contact us today for more information or a free consultation.
We hope everyone involved in this crash on Route 42 fully recovers quickly and safely. We urge all New Jersey drivers to always be aware and drive safely.