The Epstein Law Firm, P.A.
Set Up Your Free Initial Consultation Today
Email Us 201-918-3560

Father and son injured in Turnpike car accident

Car accidents on the New Jersey Turnpike generally involve more than one victim, but rarely affect multiple family members. A multi vehicle accident happened in the last week that not only had multiple victims but also injured a father and son who were traveling together on the Turnpike.

The multi vehicle accident happened late at night on New Jersey's Turnpike near the Chesterfield Township. Last Thursday at approximately 11:30 p.m., three motor vehicles were involved in the multi car accident. The vehicles involved were a pick-up truck, SUV and a semi-truck.

The collision began when the pick-up truck rear-ended the SUV while traveling on the Turnpike. Following the collision between the pick-up truck and the SUV, the SUV careened through three lanes on the Turnpike. The SUV was stopped when it collided with the Turnpike's center medium.

After the collision between the SUV and the pick-up truck, the pick-up truck continued to travel on the Turnpike and eventually collided with the semi-truck. The pick-up truck stopped on the side of the Turnpike after the two collisions.

At some time during the multi car collision, the driver of the pick-up truck was ejected from the vehicle. The driver and passenger of the SUV, who were the father and son, were injured as a result of the collision. All three were transported to a local hospital for medical attention. The driver of the pick-up truck was pronounced dead after his arrival at the hospital. The father and son are still in critical condition following the accident. The accident remains under investigation.

Source: The Trentonian, "Turnpike crash leaves one dead, two critically injured," Sherrina V. Navani, Aug. 10, 2012

1 Comment

We're a group of volunteers and starting a new scheme in our community. Your site offered us with valuable information to work on. You have done a formidable job and our entire community will be grateful to you.

Leave a comment
Comment Information | End distracted driving | Speaker - North American High Schools Education Program. Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb | Top Attorney Personal Injury Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb | Top Attorney Lawsuits & Disputes Super lawyer Ten Leaders Million Dollar Advocates Forum New Jersey Supreme Court | Certified Attorney This Attorney is Lead Counsel Rated. Click here for more Information.
Email Us For A Response

Contact Our Hackensack Car Accident Injury Lawyers

To speak with an experienced New Jersey lawyer about your legal needs, please call 201-918-3560 or contact our Rochelle Park office online. We can meet you at your home or in the hospital if you are injured and cannot travel to us.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

The Epstein Law Firm, P.A.

340 West Passaic Street
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662

Phone: 201-918-3560
Fax: 201-845-5973
Rochelle Park Law Office Map