Teen injured after falling asleep at the wheel in Parsippany


Date Published: 2021/08/03

PARSIPPANY, NJ- An 18-year-old was injured in an accident after falling asleep at the wheel and driving off-road on Monday night, according to local news sources.

At approximately 11:44pm, 18-year-old Michael Hallacy from Tenafly fell asleep at the wheel near 229 New Road in Parsippany, went off-road, and hit a curb. Officials arrived to the scene and found the victim with facial lacerations and a visibly broken leg, but no life-threatening injuries due to the crash. The cause of the accident is assumed to be falling asleep at the wheel, however, open containers of alcohol were found in the vehicle.

We will be monitoring for further updates.

Written by: Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers
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