EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ- Two individuals were seriously injured while one experienced less severe injuries in a two-car wreck outside MetLife Stadium on Thursday night, reports Daily Voice.
According to police, the crash occurred shortly after 6:00pm on Route 3 just outside of MetLife stadium. One vehicle hit a utility pole after hitting another vehicle heading eastbound. East Rutherford and Lyndhurst firefighters assisted in releasing the two individuals in the vehicle that hit the pole.
One suffered skull and facial fractures, while another experienced leg fractures. A third involved in the accident experienced less severe injuries. All three were transported to Hackensack University Medical Center, however, a medical chopper originally planned to transport them was cancelled.
Two lanes of Route 3 heading eastbound were closed as the wreckage was cleared.
We will be monitoring for updates.
If someone you care about was killed or severely injured in an accident, there may be a lot going through your head. The NJ injury attorneys of Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers have helped people like you fight for justice. We will discuss all of your legal options with you, free of charge. Call (973) 364-8300 to get in touch with one of our knowledgeable attorneys.
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 If the information in this blog article is outdated or false, please let us know so we can add updates or corrections.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 Injury 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.