Car Accidents

Jersey City, NJ - Man Killed in Firework Accident on Fremont St

Jersey City, NJ – Man Killed in Firework Accident on Fremont St

Jersey City, NJ (July 8, 2020) – On the Fourth of July, Saturday, a 33-year-old man was killed in a firework accident in Jersey City. Authorities were called to the site of the accident at the 84 block of Fremont Street. According to local reports, a man was injured after a firework exploded into his chest at around 1 a.m.  The injured party was transported to Jersey City Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The man was later pronounced dead.  The incident [...]

Newark, NJ - Firefighter Injured Fighting Fire on Frelinghuysen Aveio Ave Results in Injuries

Newark, NJ – Firefighter Injured Fighting Fire on Frelinghuysen Ave

Newark, NJ (July 8, 2020) – A fire was reported at Giordano Recycling in Newark on Monday, July 6. The blaze broke out on Frelinghuysen Avenue sometime around 6:45 p.m. All three floors the facility were reportedly on fire.  Firefighters were called to the scene, two of whom fell from the loading dock. Both of the firefighters were reportedly injured in the fall. One of the victims was transported to University Hospital for the treatment of sustained injuries.  An ongoing investigation [...]

Fort Lee, NJ - Firefighter Injured Fighting Blaze on Lemoine Ave

Fort Lee, NJ – Firefighter Injured Fighting Blaze on Lemoine Ave

Fort Lee, NJ (July 7, 2020) – A house fire on Saturday morning, July 4, ended in one firefighter being hospitalized. The local fire department in Fort Lee was called combat a blaze at the Koryeo Grill. The site of the fire was located on Lemoine Avenue.  For unknown reasons, the fire broke out at the rear of the restaurant. The fire spread quickly throughout the rest of the structure. It took firefighters around two hours to get the spread [...]

Kearny, NJ - Alexander Dziewa Fatally Struck on NJ Tpke

Kearny, NJ – Alexander Dziewa Fatally Struck on NJ Tpke

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 [...]

Jersey City, NJ - Shawn Charles Fatally Struck at Summit & Hopkins AveTotowa Ave & Marion St

Jersey City, NJ – Shawn Charles Fatally Struck at Summit & Hopkins Ave

Jersey City, NJ (July 6, 2020) – A Jersey City man was killed after being struck by a vehicle while living a residence on Saturday, July 4. The crash occurred near the intersection of Summit Avenue and Hopkins Avenue at around 4 a.m. Shawn Charles, 26, was later pronounced dead at Jersey City Medical Center.  Charles was reportedly standing at a home near a vehicle that was backing up to leave the area. The driver initially left the scene but [...]

Pine Brook, NJ - Car Accident at I-80 & Hook Mountain Rd

Pine Brook, NJ – Car Accident at I-80 & Hook Mountain Rd

Pine Brook, NJ (July 6, 2020) – Local sources reported a crash in the Pine Brook area on Saturday evening of July 4. The site of the crash was located at the intersection of I-80 WB and Hook Mountain Road.  The crash occurred at around 7:51 p.m. The left lane of I-80 was closed near exit 48. At this time, the severity of the resulting injuries is unknown.  An ongoing investigation into the crash is underway.  Our thoughts are with the injured [...]

Teaneck, NJ - Construction Workers Injured at Grange Rd & Merrison St

Teaneck, NJ – Construction Workers Injured at Grange Rd & Merrison St

Teaneck, NJ (July 5, 2020) – Authorities were called to the scene of a workplace accident in Teaneck on Thursday, July 2. The accident reportedly occurred at around 11 a.m. Two PS&G workers were reportedly injured while working at a construction site located at Grange Road and Merrison Street.  According to local reports, a gas line was ignited inside the worksite. Both workers suffered injuries in the accident. One of the workers sustained serious burn injuries, and both parties were [...]

Alpine, NJ - Man Fatally Struck on Palisades Interstate Pkwy

Alpine, NJ – Man Fatally Struck on Palisades Interstate Pkwy

Alpine, NJ (July 5, 2020) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident in Alpine, just past the New York borderline. Authorities were called to the site of the crash on Thursday, July 2, at around 10 p.m. The accident occurred on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.  According to local reports, a man was driving a 2014 Toyota Sienna northbound on the roadway when the vehicle struck an animal. The man pulled then to the side of the road and [...]

Maywood, NJ - Three Injured in Crash at Conklin & Spring Valley Ave Killed near New Bridge Landing

Maywood, NJ – Three Injured in Crash at Conklin & Spring Valley Ave

Maywood, NJ (July 4, 2020) – A collision in Maywood left three people injured on Monday, June 29. The collision reportedly occurred at the intersection of Conklin Avenue and Spring Avenue at around 1:10 a.m. Initial reports revealed that an intoxicated, 18-year-old motorist was driving a Honda Civic when he collided with a Jeep Cherokee. The Civic was reportedly making a turn at the intersection. Three people inside the Jeep, identified as a 32-year-old woman, a 55-year-old man, and a [...]

Mahwah, NJ - Man Injured in Saw Accident on Ramapo Valley Rd

Mahwah, NJ – Man Injured in Saw Accident on Ramapo Valley Rd

Mahwah, NJ (July 4, 2020) – Local authorities in Mahwah were called to the scene of an accident on Wednesday, June 1. An injured man, 67, was found at the Bergen County Horse Rescue on Ramapo Valley Road (US-202). The man was reportedly at a worksite with a saw when his hand was caught on the blade.  According to local reports, the man had to have two fingers amputated. The injured party was transported to the Hackensack University Medical Center [...]