A head-on crash in Hamilton Township has reportedly left two women dead. According to local police, the crash occurred at around 3:45pm. One victim, 35-year-old Vineland resident Allison Salerno was on Bears Head Road driving westbound when her car crossed the center line of the road and hit another vehicle. The other vehicle was being driven by 51-year-old Vineland resident Barry Lubin. Upon crashing into his car, Lubin’s car reportedly crashed head-on with another vehicle.
That vehicle was being driven by 48-year-old Pleasantville resident Providence Colon. According to officials, Salerno was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Colon was rushed to a nearby hospital before succumbing to injuries and passing away shortly after. Lubin was not injured in the accident. The accident shut down the road for several hours. Authorities are still investigating the crash.
According to statistics from the Association for Safe International Road Travel, well over 37,000 people die in road crashed every year, with a staggering two million more injured or disabled. Car accidents are, unfortunately, just that common. The injuries sustained in a car accident can be devastating, often causing temporary or permanent disability.
Beyond physical and emotional pain one could suffer in a car accident, they could also feel the heavy financial repercussions that often come with these accidents. Lost time at work, expensive medical and therapy costs, as well as repair costs could all add up and make for an extremely difficult financial situation.
Nobody should have to suffer the lasting pain and suffering that comes with a car accident. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact a personal injury lawyer who could help. Contact the law offiices of Rudnick, Addonizio, Pappa & Casazza PC today for a case consultation by calling 866-567-0135 or contact online today. You may be eligible for compensation for your medical costs.