Far Hills, NJ – Motorcyclist Dies in Pileup Crash I-287

Far Hills, NJ - Motorcyclist Dies in Pileup Crash I-287

Far Hills, NJ (June 18, 2024) – On Saturday, June 15, a motorcyclist was killed after a multi-vehicle accident in the Far Hills area. The deadly accident was reported on Interstate 287 early that morning around 11:23 a.m. It was reported that a 25-year-old Staten Island man was riding a Kawasaki motorcycle headed northbound at the time of the crash. 

The rider, later identified as Durmish Golesh, crashed into the rear of a Hyundai passenger car traveling in the same direction. This caused the bike to flip and hit a northbound Infiniti. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. Golesh suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. No other injuries have been reported at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials, and more updates will be provided as it continues. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey

Far Hills, NJ - Motorcyclist Dies in Pileup Crash I-287The state of New Jersey reports over 2,500 motorcycle accidents annually. About one-fourth of the fatal motorcycle crashes reported in the Garden State involve drivers who have over the legal drinking limit, and nearly one-third involve speeding drivers. According to statistics, riders of motorcycles have a roughly 26 percent higher chance of dying in an accident than those riding in passenger automobiles. Even worse, data indicates that over 80 percent of motorcycle collisions result in fatalities or significant injuries. When sharing the road with other drivers, you, as a motorcyclist, are especially vulnerable, and the resulting injuries and other repercussions can have even more serious, life-altering effects. If a loved one is killed in a collision, it is important that you are ready to pursue a strong wrongful death claim with the help of a trained lawyer. 

It is hard to achieve a full recovery on your own after a deadly crash. A trained Far Hills motorcycle accident lawyer will be ready to fight for your legal rights during this difficult time. The legal team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq is ready to get to work on your case. Contact our offices today at (800) 923-3456. 

Notes: Our accident news pieces utilize secondary sources like police and fire accident reports, news articles, and eyewitness testimonies. We have not independently verified this information at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq. If you find inaccuracies, please contact us for correction. To request post-removal, please inform us, and we will promptly comply.

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