Tag - Fort Lee

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 [...]

Newark, NJ - Car Crashes Closes Ramp to US-1 from I-78

Fort Lee, NJ – UPDATE: Man Charged in Crash on NJ Tpke That Killed Jada Smith

Fort Lee, NJ (June 14, 2020) – A Florida man has been charged in a deadly hit-and-run accident that occurred in Fort Lee on Thursday, June 4th. The crash reportedly took place on the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95). Jada Smith, 21, of Teaneck, New Jersey was fatally struck by a tractor-trailer while standing outside her vehicle.  Smith had reportedly been involved in another accident at around 10:30 p.m. that evening. She was standing outside her Honda CRV when she was [...]

Cranbury, NJ - Kazara Leacock Injured in Fatal Crash on NJ Tpke

Fort Lee, NJ – Jada Smith Killed in Hit-&-Run on NJ Tpke

Fort Lee, NJ (June 4, 2020) – A 21-year-old Teaneck woman in was fatally struck by a tractor-trailer in Fort Lee on Thursday, May 28th. The accident took place on the New Jersey Turnpike at around 10:25 p.m. The deceased victim was later identified as Jada Smith.  Initial reports revealed that Smith had exited her SUV after being involved in a multi-vehicle collision on I-95. The driver of the semi-tractor that hit Smith fled the scene of the accident. No [...]