Motorcyclist Injured In Paterson Hit-And-Run Car Accident By East 27th Street and Market Street
PATERSON, NEW JERSEY (March 20, 2020) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident that took place near the intersection of 27th Street and Market Street.
New Jersey Police Department officials are saying that the accident took place around 4:15 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a car and a motorcyclist collided.
The driver of the car attempted to flee but was detained by good Samaritans. Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. He was taken to the St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.
An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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It is a felony to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury or death. Hit and run accidents tend to take place when drivers are distracted, intoxicated, fatigued or speeding. Victims of car accidents may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
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