Stafford, NJ – Robert Parlin Killed in DUI Crash on Stafford Ave

Car Accidents,Injury • April 22, 2020

Stafford, NJ (April 22, 2020) – A 24-year-old man from Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey was killed after being involved in a car accident in Stafford, New Jersey last month. Robert Parlin as the passenger in a vehicle when the driver, Jeydon Lowe, 24, of Barnegat, lost control and crashed into a tree. The accident took place on Stafford Avenue near Hilliard Boulevard at around 5:30 p.m. on Friday, March 20th. 

Lowe was reportedly speeding when he lost control of the Chevy Cobalt he was driving. Tests proved he had a blood alcohol level of nearly .12 percent. On Tuesday, April 21st, Lowe was charged with Parlin’s death, along with vehicular homicide, aggravated manslaughter, speeding, and DWI. 

Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Robert Parlin at this time.

DUI Collisions in New Jersey

In 2016, more than 10,400 people across the country were killed in drunk driving accidents. On average, these deaths account for 28 percent of roadway fatalities annually. There are more than 111 million self-reported instances of drunk driving on American roadways each year. 

Car accidents are the leading contributor to death and serious injuries in the United States, with more people dying each year. Even in non-fatal crashes, the resulting injuries can be life-changing, causing victims to be saddled with expensive medical bills while being unable to return to work to cover the costs. Making sure you get the compensation that you need to make a full recovery is critical. 

If injured victims think a reckless driver is responsible for their injuries, they should consult with a New Jersey auto accident lawyer immediately. Brady Reilly & Cardoso, LLC has helped countless victims obtain fair settlements after being injured in a car accident. Contact our law offices today at (201) 997- 0030 to see how we can help. 

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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts is to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.