CAPE MAY COUNTY, NJ – 15-year-old Jackson Sturm was traveling northbound on Route 50 last Thursday evening when he was struck and killed by a pair of SUVs.
According to the Daily Voice, Sturm was riding his bicycle on the right shoulder of the roadway when a northbound Chevy SUV and a Ford SUV both hit the boy. The exact circumstance of the double collision is unknown at this time.
Police have confirmed that the ninth-grade boy was declared dead at the scene of the accident. The fatal collision is currently under investigation, and our team will update this story as new information unfolds.
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Note: This blog reports on the types of cases our firm has extensive experience handling. It is painful to learn of the prevalence of these serious accidents, and it is our sincere hope that future catastrophes can be avoided. Our blog posts are written from scouring recent news stories. As more information is revealed, these stories may be updated. If the information in this blog article is outdated or false, please let us know so we can add updates or corrections.
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