A fatality occurred after a wrong-way car accident took place on the New Jersey Turnpike. Around 11:28 am, on Monday morning, the fatal crash involved a collision between a car and a box truck in Woodbridge, New Jersey. The 57-year-old driver of the car from Scarsdale, New York sustained fatal injuries while the truck driver incurred minor personal injuries during the wrong-way car accident.
When one vehicle travels in the wrong direction on a major highway, the results may be catastrophic. A head-on collision or another serious incident may occur, which may leave casualties and a spate of injuries for any parties involved. Contributing factors in a wrong-way accident include speeding, distracted driving, lowered visibility, or a driver who may be lost.
If you or your loved ones sustained personal injuries in a car accident, contact our New Jersey car accident lawyers at Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, LLP at 732-777-0100. Contact us online or visit our offices in Edison, Red Bank, or Toms River, New Jersey. We represent clients throughout New Jersey.