Tag - Newark

Newark, NJ - Deadly Blaze Reported on Magazine St

Newark, NJ – Deadly Blaze Kills One, Injures Seven on Magazine St

Newark, NJ (May 26, 2020) – Newark firefighters reported a fire on Saturday, May 23rd. The fire was reported at around 6:40 a.m. In the blaze, one person was reportedly killed, and another seven sustained injuries.  The fire took place at a residence located on Magazine Street. The cause and origin of the fire haven’t been disclosed at this time. The identities of the victims haven’t been released at this time.  An ongoing investigation into the incident is currently in progress.  We [...]

Moorestown, NJ - Police Called to Pedestrian Crash on NJ-38

Newark, NJ – Charles Osei-Fosu Struck, Killed by Train near Peddie St

Newark, NJ (May 2, 2020) – A Union County man was fatally struck by a train in Newark on Sunday night, April 26th. Charles Osei-Fosu, 21, was hit by a New Jersey Transit train at around 8:10 p.m.  Osei-Fosu was hit by an eastbound Raritan Valley line train near Peddie Street. Osei-Fosu suffered fatal injuries in the accident. Further details on the crash aren’t currently available.  An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.  We would like to extend our [...]

Newark, NJ - Deadly Blaze Reported on Magazine St

Newark, NJ – Firefighter Injured Responding to Fire on N 6th St

Newark, NJ (April 3, 2020) – A firefighter was injured while responding to a fire on Thursday, April 2nd, in Newark, New Jersey. The accident occurred at a residence located at the 200 block of North 6th Street. The Newark Fire Department responded to the scene at around 9:25 p.m.  According to initial reports, a fire broke out at a two-and-a-half story home, for unknown reasons. Crews fought the flames as they grew from the basement to the upper floors [...]

Paramus, NJ - Drugged Driver Causes Injury Crash on Garden State Pkwy

Newark, NJ – Crash with Injuries at US-22 & Meeker Ave

Newark, NJ (April 2, 2020) – There were confirmed injuries following a collision in Newark earlier this morning. The accident occurred at around 6:38 a.m. on Thursday, April 2nd. The site of the collision was reportedly located at the intersection of US-22 west of Meeker Avenue.  The extent of the resulting injuries isn’t clear at this time. Emergency units responded to the scene to assist those involved in the accident. One lane on US-22 was closed at Meeker Avenue while [...]

Eatontown, NJ - Fatal Car Accident Reported at NJ-36

Newark, NJ – Crash on NJ Tpke near I-78 & Rte 1&9 Int

Newark, NJ (March 11, 2020) – A crash was reported by local authorities in Newark, New Jersey on Tuesday morning, March 10th. The accident reportedly took place on the New Jersey Turnpike near the interchange of I-78 and Routes 1 and 9. The site of the collision was located in the outer lanes of the northbound lanes.  A lane of traffic on the Turnpike was closed due to the crash. The severity of the resulting injuries hasn’t been reported. The [...]

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

Newark, NJ – Woman Struck & Killed on Rte 1 & 9

Newark, NJ (March 9, 2020) – A Connecticut woman was killed on a highway in Newark, New Jersey over the weekend. According to local sources, the accident took place early Sunday, March 8th, on Routes 1 and 9. Initial reports revealed that Diana Carolina Gonzalez-Rivera, 29, of Stamford was traveling on the highway in a Honda Civic when she stopped and exited her vehicle.  Gonzalez-Rivera was struck by two vehicles while attempting to cross the roadway. She was taken to [...]

Bernards, NJ - 2 Injured in Head-On Crash on Mt Airy Rd near Newark Airport

Newark, NJ – Car Accident on NJ Tpke near Newark Airport

Newark, NJ (March 4, 2020) – Authorities responded to the scene of a crash in Newark, New Jersey on Tuesday morning, March 3rd. The accident reportedly took place on the New Jersey Turnpike near Newark Liberty International Airport. The right lane of the highway was blocked following the crash.  At this time, the severity of the resulting injuries had not been disclosed. There were significant delays resulting from the accident. Paramedics arrived at the scene to render aid to those [...]

Hackensack, NJ - James Dixon Killed in Hit-&-Run at River & Court St

Newark, NJ – Mother Injures Daughter in DUI Crash on Frelinghuysen Ave

Newark, NJ (February 29, 2020) – A mother who was reportedly intoxicated crashed a car in Newark on Friday afternoon, February 28th, injuring two of her children. Sonya Harrison, 43, was taken into custody for child endangerment and drunk driving after crashing her vehicle into a building located at the 895 block of Frelinghuysen Avenue. The time of the crash reported as being at around 1:15 a.m.  Harrison herself reportedly suffered facial injuries, while her daughter had broken bones in [...]

Mahwah, NJ - Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-287 Ends in Injuries

Newark, NJ – Car Accident on NJ Tpk near I-78

Newark, NJ (February 13, 2020) – A crash in Newark resulted in roadway closures on Thursday morning, February 13th. The accident took place on the New Jersey Turnpike near the intersection with I-78 at around 3:23 a.m. Emergency personnel reportedly were still working on the accident at around 7 a.m., nearly five hours later. The severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time. No other details have been made public. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled [...]

Fairview, NJ - UPDATE: Driver Identified in Deadly Crash on Broad Ave

Newark, NJ – 2 Killed, 3 Injured In Crash At 15th Ave & Hunterdon St

Newark, NJ (January 27, 2020) – Two female passengers were killed and three others injured following a motor vehicle accident in Newark, New Jersey on Saturday morning, January 25th. Initial reports stated that a black Infiniti G35 collided crashed at the intersection of 15th Avenue and Hunterdon Street at around 3:30 a.m. Two passengers in the Infiniti, identified as a 17-year-old girl, of Newark and Imani Exum, 21, also of Newark, were pronounced dead at the scene.  Two male passengers [...]