Tag - Jersey City

Jersey City, NJ - Woman Rear-Ends Sedan on Bergen Avellowing Crash on Bargaintown Rdd & Lanes Mill Rd

Jersey City, NJ – Woman Rear-Ends Sedan on Bergen Ave

Jersey City, NJ (March 25, 2020) – A 20-year-old driver was driving with an infant passenger when their vehicle rear-ended a sedan in Jersey City on Tuesday, March 24th. The accident took place at the intersection of Bergen and Gifford Avenues. At around 2:40 a.m., the driver was speeding down Bergen Avenue when the vehicle struck a sedan driven by an off-duty Hasbrouck Heights officer.  According to initial reports, a 2010 Toyota Corolla was hit from behind by a 2009 [...]

Jersey City, NJ - Deadly Pedestrian Crash at Palisade Ave & Waverly St

Jersey City, NJ – Deadly Pedestrian Crash at Palisade Ave & Waverly St

Jersey City, NJ (March 21, 2020) – A pedestrian was killed following a hit-and-run accident in Jersey City on Wednesday morning, March 18th. Initial reports revealed that the crash occurred at the corner of Palisade Avenue and Waverly Street at around 1:45 a.m. The driver fled the scene following the crash.  The man was identified as a 62-year-old man, but his name hasn’t been released at this time. Investigators believe that a dark-colored wagon struck the victim, similar to a [...]

Jersey City, NJ - Man Killed in DUI Crash at Harrison & Bergen Ave

Jersey City, NJ – Man Killed in DUI Crash at Harrison & Bergen Ave

Jersey City, NJ (March 15, 2020) – Local reports in Jersey City revealed that a 53-year-old Newark man was driving drunk when he caused a multi-vehicle collision that left one person dead. The accident occurred on Friday night, March 13th, at around 6:30 p.m. William Frazier was reportedly driving a 2017 Nissan Altima west on Harrison Avenue toward Bergen Avenue when he struck an eastbound 2018 Kia Soul.  The impact caused the Kia to veer into oncoming traffic and collide [...]

Clark, NJ - Medflight Responds to Motorcycle Crash on Brandt Aveear North St

Jersey City, NJ – Deadly Motorcycle Crash near North St

Jersey City, NJ (March 13, 2020) – One person was pronounced dead at the scene of a motorcycle crash in Jersey City on Wednesday night, March 12th. The crash occurred on Routes 1 & 9 near North Street at around 10:15 p.m. Local authorities responded to the scene of the accident to render aid to those involved in the accident.  The rider of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at around 10:35 p.m. A motorcycle reportedly crashed into a car carrier [...]

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Jersey City, NJ – Trench Collapse at Summit Plaza Kills Worker

Jersey City, NJ (February 27, 2020) – A construction site accident in Jersey City resulted in fatal injuries for a construction worker on Thursday morning, February 27th. A construction crew was digging a trench in the Summit Plaza parking lot on Newark Avenue when the trench collapsed. The collapse occurred at around 9:30 a.m.  A 35-year-old construction worker at a local, family-owned company was trapped in the trench for 5 hours. Reports indicated that the man was working with his [...]

Jersey City, NJ - Pedestrian Injured At NJ-440 & US-9

Jersey City, NJ – Pedestrian Injured At NJ-440 & US-9

Jersey City, NJ (January 17, 2020) – A 25-year-old woman is still hospitalized four days after a pedestrian accident in Jersey City, New Jersey. The crash happened on Thursday, January 8th, near the intersection of NJ-440 and US-9 (Communipaw Avenue). Authorities responded to the scene of the crash late that evening. The injured victim was transported to Jersey City Medical center for treatment of serious injuries. The woman was hit by a Chevy Spark that was traveling through the intersection. [...]

Jersey City, NJ – 2-Car Crash Injures 5 At Bowers St & Hancock Ave

Jersey City, NJ (January 15, 2020) – Five people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday evening, January 10th, in Jersey City. The site of the crash was located near the intersection of Bowers Street and Hancock Avenue at around 10:40 p.m. One woman was ejected from a vehicle and suffered critical injuries. Local sources revealed that a white Infiniti Q50 struck a gold Toyota 4Runner, causing a woman, 53, to be ejected from the Toyota. She was taken to [...]

Elizabeth, NJ - UPDATE: Victim Identified In Deadly Rte 1&9 Crash

Jersey City, NJ – 5 Injured By Reversing SUV At MLK Dr & Orient Ave

Jersey City, NJ (January 5, 2020) – Three adults and two children were injured in a crash in Jersey City on Friday, January 3rd. The crash occurred near the intersection of Martin Luther King Drive and Orient Avenue at around 5:00 p.m. According to local reports, the crash involved an out-of-control SUV that reversed into a crowd of people near a grocery store. Local authorities responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash. The status [...]

Galloway, NJ - 3 Injured In Accident At Pitney Rd & Quail Hill Blvd

Jersey City, NJ – 1 Killed, 2 Injured at JFK Blvd & Fairmount Ave

Jersey City, NJ (December 7, 2019) – A man was killed and two others critically injured following a high-speed collision in Jersey City on Friday, December 6th. The collision took place at the intersection of John F. Kennedy Boulevard and Fairmount Avenue. Video footage showed that an overturned taxi cab and SUV were involved.  The deceased victim has not yet been identified by local authorities. Two other involved parties sustained critical injuries in the collision.  No further information is available at [...]

Roadway Risks Faced By Pedestrian & Cyclists In New Jersey

Jersey City, NJ – Woman Killed In Cycling Accident On Palisade Ave

Jersey City, NJ (November 30, 2019) – A Hoboken woman was killed in a fatal bicycle collision in Jersey City on Monday, November 25th. The collision took place near the intersection of Paterson Plank Road and Palisade Avenue at around 10:17 a.m. The victim was hit by a truck turning right Paterson Plank Road.  The deceased victim has been identified as Margaret McGeary, 79, of Hoboken, New Jersey. The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with responding law enforcement. [...]