Mahwah, NJ – Box Truck Driver Pinned in Vehicle After Crash with Garbage Truck on Edison Rd near Leighton Place

Mahwah, NJ (February 25, 2023) – One driver was left injured as a result of an automobile accident that took place in the Mahwah area on Thursday evening, February 23.

At around 7:45 a.m., emergency crews were called to provide assistance at the scene of a truck accident that occurred on Edison Road at the intersection of Leighton Place.

According to officials, a box truck and a garbage truck collided near the intersection. Members of the Mahwah Res1cue responded to the scene with the assistance of Companies 2 and 4.

The driver of the box truck became trapped inside their vehicle. Firefighters spent approximately 15 minutes extricating the victim. The driver was then transported to an area hospital by township EMS for emergency treatment.

The police from Wyckoff and Mahwah responded to the scene to provide assistance.

At this time, the circumstances surrounding the truck accident are being investigated.

We hope the driver who was injured in this accident is able to recover quickly.

Truck Accidents in New Jersey

Every year, thousands of people lose their lives as a result of accidents involving trucks in the United States. There are also tens of thousands of people who suffer major injuries because of these accidents. Regrettably, Every year, there are a significant number of truck accidents that result in victims being left with life-changing injuries right here in the state of New Jersey.

In the event that you were hurt on the road as a result of the carelessness of another driver, you need a truck accident attorney who will represent your case in an aggressive manner while remaining compassionate to your needs.

Since 1991, the Mahwah truck accident attorneys at Garces, Grabler, and LeBrocq have been successful in obtaining more than $800 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients. We are well-versed in handling complex truck accident cases for our clients and have extensive acknowledge of truck legislation and industry standards. You can depend on our team to will assist you in overcoming the challenges you encounter when filing a claim for damages caused by a truck accident. You can trust each attorney on our staff to:

  • Help you secure the compensation you need for your pain-and-suffering claim.
  • Help you obtain full compensation for all of the lost wages you have been forced to endure.
  • Help you get the medical care that you need for your injuries.
  • Assist you in completing the necessary paperwork to get your medical care covered by the defendant.
  • Help you with your insurance claims forms.
  • It is important that you reach out to our skilled and knowledgeable legal team as soon as possible to get started on your case.

Our legal team has extensive knowledge when it comes to handling complex truck accident lawyers and will do everything in our power to ensure you are able to get justice. We understand how difficult it can be to deal with the aftermath of a truck accident, which is why we are here for you every step of the way. Contact Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq today at 800-923-3465 to schedule a free consultation and start crafting your case with confidence.

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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