Jersey City, NJ – Three Hurt in Collision at MLK Dr & Stegman St

Jersey City, NJ - Three Hurt in Collision at MLK Dr & Stegman St

Jersey City, NJ (May 18, 2024) – Three people were hurt following a car accident in the Jersey City area on Friday, May 17. The accident was reported at the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Stegman Street that morning around 11 a.m. Local reports revealed that a patrol car was involved in the crash. 

It was later revealed that the driver of another vehicle was traveling home and making a left turn at the intersection. That is when a police car crashed into it and spun out on the roadway. The incident caused a chain-reaction crash involving several parked vehicles. Emergency crews were present to provide the necessary aid. Three people, including two police officers, were hospitalized for treatment. No additional information on the incident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in New Jersey

Jersey City, NJ - Three Hurt in Collision at MLK Dr & Stegman StMost of us have to drive in order to go about our normal lives. Unfortunately, the road can be a dangerous place when behind the wheel. In New Jersey and throughout the nation, automobile accidents are one of the main causes of fatalities and severe injuries. Every year, the Garden State records over 250,000 vehicle collisions, and 585 traffic fatalities were reported on its roads in a recent year. There are over six million car accidents registered in the country, with over 40,000 fatalities and over three million injuries. Driving distraction and speeding are two frequent contributing factors in catastrophic collisions. If you or someone you love is hurt in an unplanned crash, you need to be ready to work with a competent attorney to get the best outcome for your case.

The aftermath of a serious car accident can change your entire life. A trained Jersey City car accident lawyer will be able to help you maximize your full recovery during this difficult time. The legal team at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq is ready to fight to protect your legal rights. 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.

Disclaimer: This content is not a business solicitation, and none of the information provided should be construed as legal or medical advice. Additionally, the featured image in this post is not from the actual accident scene.

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