Car accidents can cause a great deal of harm. Individuals can suffer serious injuries in such accidents. Injuries suffered in a car accident can have life-changing impacts on an individual.
Thus, one hopes that all motor vehicle drivers take all proper steps to prevent car accidents when out on the roads. This includes obeying all traffic laws and avoiding engaging in reckless conduct when driving. It also includes exercising appropriate care when at intersections.
Recently, a motor vehicle accident happened in Jersey City. Last Tuesday afternoon, an SUV and a car were traveling in Downtown Jersey City. A collision then occurred between these two vehicles at an intersection. The intersection in question was the intersection of Marin Boulevard and 12th Street.
There are many different types of two-vehicle collisions. Some examples include: rear-end collisions, head-on collisions, T-bone collisions and sideswipes. The nj.com article which reported on the collision of the SUV and the car did not have any details regarding what type of collision the crash was.
Police reportedly are in the process of investigating this accident. There are a wide variety of things that can cause motor vehicle accidents to occur. One wonders what will ultimately be determined to have been the cause of the above-mentioned crash.
This motor vehicle accident resulted in several people getting hurt. Specifically, seven individuals suffered injuries in the crash. The injuries the individuals suffered reportedly are non-life-threatening in nature. According to the above-mentioned nj.com article, after the crash, the seven individuals were hospitalized.
Source: nj.com, "Seven injured in two-car accident near Holland Tunnel," Anthony J. Machcinski, July 10, 2013