SECAUCUS, NJ – A 35-year-old woman was killed in a fatal hit-and-run accident on July 6th. According to the Hudson Reporter, the Union City woman was walking near 850 Paterson Plank Road when an unknown vehicle struck the pedestrian and fled the scene. Emergency responders transported the victim to Hudson Regional Hospital where she later died from her injuries.
The initial investigation found that the vehicle was likely a 2017-2019 Chevy Suburban or Tahoe. Anyone with more information is encouraged to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor. Our team will update if new information is released.
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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 If the information in this blog article is outdated or false, please let us know so we can add updates or corrections.
Disclaimer: By showing the frequency of these serious accidents, Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers hopes that more will be done to prevent them. Another aim is to give readers information that can be used to help them reduce the likelihood they are involved in a serious accident. Content on our blog is not legal advice.