January 2013 Archives

Fleeing burglars involved in fatal 1-car crash in Piscataway

Most cases are fairly clear-cut when a passenger is injured or killed as the result of a car accident, but some are a bit more involved than others. In the case of a fatal car accident, a family may be able to file a civil liability suit and collect damages from the car's driver, but some extenuating circumstances could make that difficult.

Driver sentenced for crash that killed 2 New Jersey men

Vehicle accidents that result in serious injuries or fatalities can be tragic for all parties involved. When a court rules that one driver caused the accident, victims may seek compensation for damages from that person, even if the driver does not feel he is at fault. Somerville readers may be interested in a case that involves a retired police officer, a group of New Jersey residents and a motorcycle accident that killed two.

Jackson Township crash leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

On Saturday, a serious collision took place in Jackson Township. According to police, a 27-year-old man for some reason crossed the center line of I-95, putting his vehicle into the path of oncoming traffic. Shortly before 10:50 that morning, his car collided with a vehicle driven by a 22-year-old woman.

Woman charged with DWI in head-on collision in East Hanover

Drunk drivers have impaired judgment, concentration, alertness and coordination and are more likely to cause an accident than sober drivers. Victims of an auto accident that results from drunk driving may sustain serious injuries or even lose their lives, and they may also suffer great financial loss. However, they can seek justice by filing a compensation claim against the negligent drivers.

New Jersey Turnpike crash leaves 3 family members dead

Victims of car crashes on major freeways often suffer catastrophic injuries. When a car accident involves a car and a tractor-trailer, the risk of serious injuries is even greater. In many instances, crashes involving semis end up with fatalities. Whether suffering from injuries and mounting medical bills or the reality of losing someone they love, victims of car crashes in New Jersey need to know their legal options to seek compensation.