Absecon, NJ – Child Killed in Car Crash on Route 30

Absecon, NJ (July 25, 2023) – An automobile accident reported in the Absecon area on Sunday morning ended in injuries. At around 3:25 a.m. on July 23, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a crash that occurred on Route 30.

According to reports from local law enforcement, two vehicles collided on the westbound side of the roadway during the early morning hours. Further investigations show that 25-year-old Edward Johnston was driving a 2019 Nissan Sentra on the roadway when his vehicle collided with a 1995 Honda, which was parked on the right shoulder of the road.

An 8-year-old boy inside the Honda was severely hurt in the crash. He was rushed to a local hospital, where he later passed away from his injuries.

Johnston was issued multiple summonses by law enforcement. Additional charges are currently pending. Investigations into the crash are currently underway.

We offer our condolences to the family of the child who lost his life in this accident.

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Car accidents occur frequently in New Jersey, leaving tens of thousands of individuals with injuries that require medical attention every year. Sadly, many do not survive. Dealing with the physical and emotional aftermath of these accidents is incredibly challenging, and the financial strain makes the recovery process worse.

Many of these accidents are caused by negligent drivers. It is distressing to witness the number of incidents resulting from drivers who run red lights, are distracted, or are impaired behind the wheel. Such negligence puts innocent lives at risk.

If you find yourself unfortunate enough to be injured in a car crash or you have lost a loved one, enlisting the assistance of a New Jersey car accident lawyer is crucial. They can help you pursue financial compensation for various damages, including medical expenses, funeral expenses, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and more. Seeking legal representation in a timely manner offers the best chance of protecting your rights and maximizing your potential compensation. Act quickly to protect your interests and ensure you receive the maximum possible compensation for your losses and damages.

At Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq, our dedicated New Jersey car accident lawyers have the knowledge and experience to provide you with the legal representation you need for your case. Our team is fully committed to securing a maximum amount of compensation on your behalf so that you are not left paying for injuries caused by someone else’s negligence. Call our New Jersey personal injury law firm today at 800-923-3456 or contact us online to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation and see how our firm can help get you justice.

Notes: Many of the accidents we write about could have been avoided. By disseminating information about serious incidents, we seek to arm our readers with the knowledge they need to prevent being seriously injured in an accident. This piece was created using external sources, including news articles and eyewitness descriptions of the collision and injuries. Therefore, the presented specifics of the accident have not been independently verified. Please notify us immediately if you find any inaccuracies in the article or if you wish to have the post deleted, we will rectify the content or remove the post.

Disclaimer: This is not a business solicitation, and none of the material presented is intended to be legal or medical advice. The featured image used in this post was not taken at this actual accident scene.

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