Denville, NJ – 12-Year-Old Child Hurt in Car Crash on Route 80 near MM 38.2

Denville, NJ (July 31, 2023) – The New Jersey State Police confirmed that a young child was left with significant injuries following a crash that occurred in the Denville area on Sunday morning, July 30.

At around 1:15 a.m., emergency crews in Morris County responded to the scene of a crash that occurred on Route 80.

According to law enforcement, a Kia passenger car crashed into the rear of a Honda that was parked on the right shoulder of Route 80, along the westbound side. The impact forced the Honda forward, where it struck a guardrail near mile marker 38.2.

A 12-year-old that was inside the Honda was severely injured. The victim was rushed to a local hospital for emergency care.

At this time, the incident is being investigated by the New Jersey State Police.

We hope the young child injured in this crash recovers quickly.

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Each year, a significant number of individuals in New Jersey suffer injuries as a result of car accidents. Quite often, these accidents occur due to the negligence of drivers. Speeding, distractions, and impairment are among the most common factors contributing to car accidents in our state. Unfortunately, any act of negligence can lead to a severe and life-altering collision.

Car crash victims frequently experience various types of injuries. Broken ribs, collarbones, legs, and arms are commonly reported following car accidents, causing intense pain and requiring extensive recovery periods. Cuts and bruises are also common, often caused by shattered glass or flying debris. In some cases, even seat belts worn tightly can result in cuts and bruises.

Additionally, car crashes in New Jersey frequently result in serious injuries like spinal cord injuries, concussions, and internal organ damage. These injuries inflict overwhelming pain and suffering on victims, affecting them physically, emotionally, and financially. Fortunately, legal options exist to help victims move forward. By consulting a car accident lawyer in New Jersey, you can pursue financial compensation for your losses and damages.

To succeed in recovering compensation, you must establish negligence at the time of the accident, which involves proving four key elements: duty, breach, causation, and damages. An experienced attorney can provide guidance throughout the legal process and effectively demonstrate the defendant’s negligence, strengthening your case for recovery.

No matter what type of car accident you have suffered, our team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq can provide legal representation and help you get the maximum amount of compensation. We understand that suffering a car accident is an unexpected event, and we are here to make sure that your future financial well-being is not compromised because of it. With over three decades of experience in helping victims like yourself secure fair and just settlements for their cases, call us today so that we can start working on getting justice for you. Our lawyers are available by calling 800-923-3456 to get started.

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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