Kearny, NJ – Alexander Dziewa Fatally Struck on NJ Tpke

Car Accidents,Injury • July 7, 2020

Kearny, NJ (July 7, 2020) – On Monday morning, July 6, a man was killed following a pedestrian accident in Kearny. At around 2:26 a.m., officials from the New Jersey State Police responded to the scene of a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95). Alexander Dziewa, 27, was killed in the accident. 

Dziewa was reportedly traveling on a TailG electric scooter at the time of the crash. He was traveling in the left shoulder when he was struck by a Buick Rendezvous. Dziewa was pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics. 

An ongoing investigation into the crash is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Alexander Dziewa at this time.

New Jersey Deadly Pedestrian Crashes

Kearny, NJ - Alexander Dziewa Fatally Struck on NJ TpkeA reported 5,977 pedestrians lost their lives in motor vehicle collisions in 2017. That is an average of one death every 88 minutes. An estimated 137,000 pedestrians were hospitalized for treatment of injuries suffered in a crash that year. 

When you lose someone who was close to you, your life will change in endless ways. It’s easy to find yourself overwhelmed by new challenges with the loss of a family member. When the loss is the result of the negligence, neglect, or wrongful act of another, it can make the situation feel unbearable.

After losing a loved one in a deadly car crash, you need a New Jersey wrongful death lawyer who is prepared to assist you with every aspect of your case or claim. Brady Reilly & Cardoso, LLC has over 50 years of experience helping the people of New Jersey after losing a loved one in a fatal car accident. Contact our offices today at (201) 997- 0030 to see how we can help your case. 

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