A woman from Princeton, New Jersey was fatally struck by a concrete truck on Tuesday afternoon. Around 5 pm, the 62-year-old woman attempted to cross Washington Road at Nassau Street when a concrete truck hit her. The 60-year-old driver from Tabernacle, New Jersey was making a left turn onto Washington at the time of the accident. He sustained no injuries while the woman succumbed to her fatal injuries at the scene of the crash.
State traffic laws offer protection for pedestrians when an accident with a vehicle occurs. Many times, drivers fail to yield to pedestrians or use caution when driving in their presence. Pedestrians may incur a range of injuries or be at-risk for fatalities when hit by negligent drivers.
If you or someone you love sustained personal injuries in a pedestrian accident, contact our New Jersey personal injury lawyers at Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow & McElroy, LLP at 732-777-0100. Contact us online or visit our offices in Edison, Red Bank, or Toms River, New Jersey. We represent clients throughout New Jersey.