Hamilton, NJ – One Killed, Five Hurt In Crash On Black Horse Pike

Hamilton, NJ (April 6, 2024) – One person died and five others were injured following a car accident in the Hamilton area on Wednesday, April 3. The collision was reported on Black Horse Pike near High Bank Road that afternoon around 2:15 p.m. Local reports revealed that three vehicles collided at the scene.

Local reports revealed that a Chevrolet Equinox driven by 30-year-old Stephen Sirch of Voorhees and a Honda Civic driven by 29-year-old Karina Castillo of Pine Hill collided at the scene. Both drivers were headed west when the crash occurred. After the initial impact, the Honda crossed the centerline and hit an oncoming Ford Fusion driven by driven by 40-year-old Diana Hernandez-Ramos of Hammonton. Castillo suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sirch was hurt and transported by ambulance to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center-City Division for treatment. Hernandez-Ramos and two adult passengers were injured and transferred to ARMC-City. A juvenile passenger who was injured was transported to Cooper University Medical Center in Camden. The area was closed for several hours while emergency crews were present. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.


Deadly Car Crashes in New Jersey

The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) released data showing that there were 276,861 recorded auto accidents in the state of New Jersey last year. There were 524 fatalities and 59,850 injuries in these crashes that year. Almost three-quarters of the state’s auto accidents occurred in only ten counties. It is important that you are ready to protect your legal rights after a deadly crash.

Families may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim following a deadly crash in order to pursue a financial recovery. A trained Hamilton wrongful death lawyer can assist you during this difficult time. The trained legal team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq is here to help. Contact our law 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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