Tag - Paterson

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

Paterson, NJ – Pedestrian Accident at Totowa Ave & Marion St

Paterson, NJ (June 30, 2020) – Authorities were called to the scene of a pedestrian accident in Paterson on Saturday night, June 27. The crash reportedly occurred at the intersection of Totowa Avenue and Marion Street. At around 11:50 p.m.,  when the pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle.  The injured party was reportedly crossing the roadway when they were hit. The pedestrian suffered serious head trauma in the crash. They were rushed by EMS to a local hospital for [...]

Paterson, NJ - Multiple Injuries in Collision at Auburn St & Godwin Ave

Paterson, NJ – Multiple Injuries in Collision at Auburn St & Godwin Ave

Paterson, NJ (June 21, 2020) – Multiple people were injured following a crash in Paterson on Sunday, June 21st. The collision reportedly took place at the intersection of Auburn Street and Godwin Avenue at around 3:40 a.m. A man was found at the scene with a serious head injury.  Gunshots were fired at the scene, according to local law enforcement officials. The injured man and two other victims were transported to local area hospitals for treatment.  An ongoing investigation into the [...]

Paterson, NJ - Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze on Butler St

Paterson, NJ – Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze on Butler St

Paterson, NJ (June 17, 2020) – On Sunday afternoon, June 14th, a house fire in Paterson left one Firefighter injured. Officials from the local fire department were called to the scene of the blaze at around 2:30 p.m. The fire involved a residential area located on Butler Street.  The fire broke out for unknown reasons. Nearly 25 people were dispatched to combat the fire. One firefighter at the scene suffered injuries and was transported to a nearby medical facility.  An ongoing [...]

Irvington, NJ - Firefighter Injured in Fire on Hennessy Pl

Paterson, NJ – One Killed in Deadly House Fire on 17th Ave

Paterson, NJ (June 5, 2020) – A house fire on Tuesday, June 2nd, in Paterson left at least one person dead. The blaze reportedly took place at the 276 block of 17th Avenue. Emergency units responded to the scene of a second-alarm fire at around 2:28 p.m.  Five people were displaced due to the fire. One person was killed, but their identity has not been revealed at this time. The cause of the incident is not known.  Local officials are currently [...]

Florham Park, NJ - Injury Accident at Columbia Tpke & Vreeland Rd

Paterson, NJ – Pursuit Ends in Crash at 16th St & 10th Ave

Paterson, NJ (May 31, 2020) – Three people were arrested after a vehicle pursuit ended in a collision in Paterson on Saturday night, May 30th. The collision took place at the intersection of 16th Street and 10th Avenue. Authorities located a black Mercedes-Benz sedan that matched the description of a stolen vehicle and attempted to initiate a traffic stop.  The vehicle refused the stop and went into reverse, striking a vehicle at the intersection. The three people inside the vehicle [...]

Paramus, NJ - Driver Injured in Pileup Crash on Paramus Rd

Paterson, NJ – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Broadway

Paterson, NJ (April 29, 2020) – Three to four vehicles were involved in a collision on Tuesday, April 27th, that sent one car crashing into a local insurance office in Paterson, New Jersey. Two vehicles went off-road and another rolled over on Broadway near 31st Street. The collision reportedly took place near a Valley National Bank Location.  Two people were reportedly injured in the crash. The injured parties were transported to St. Joseph’s Medical Center for treatment. No further updates [...]

Hanover, NJ - Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on Parsippany Rd

Paterson, NJ – Motorcyclist Injured in Hit-&-Run at Market & 27th St

Paterson, NJ (March 14, 2020) – A motorcyclist was severely injured in a hit-and-run accident in Paterson on Friday afternoon, March 13th. According to local reports, the crash occurred at the intersection of Market and East 27th Streets at around 4:15 p.m. Witnesses at the scene helped chase down the driver of the maroon Ford sedan who had fled the scene of the accident.  The motorcyclist was transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment of sustained injuries. No [...]

Paterson, NJ - Car Sideswipes School Bus at Trenton & Florida Ave

Paterson, NJ – Car Sideswipes School Bus at Trenton & Florida Ave

Paterson, NJ (March 5, 2020) – On Tuesday, March 3rd, three students were hospitalized after a school bus was sideswiped in Paterson, New Jersey. The accident occurred a the corner of Trendon and Florida Avenues at around 8:30 a.m. 22 students were reportedly on the bus at the time of the crash.  Another vehicle reportedly hit the car that struck the bus, causing it to be forced into the school bus. The remaining students were loaded onto another bus and [...]

Ridgefield, NJ - Pedestrian Struck at Broad Ave & Edgewater Ave

Paterson, NJ – 74-Year-Old Man Critically Injured On I-80

Paterson, NJ (January 16, 2020) – A man was left in critical condition have being involved in a crash in Paterson, New Jersey on Monday, January 13th. The accident occurred on I-80 (Christopher Columbus Highway) just before 5 p.m. Local sources revealed that two vehicles were involved in the crash. The identity of the 74-year-old victim hasn’t been released at this time. He was transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in critical condition. No other injuries were reported. An investigation [...]

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Paterson, NJ – Bus Collision On I-80 Near Madison Ave

Paterson, NJ (December 8, 2019) – A bus, carrying around 20 passengers, crashed near the intersection of Interstate-80 and Madison Avenue in Paterson, New Jersey on Wednesday evening, December 4th. Local authorities were notified of the crash at around 11:25 p.m.  The accident took place when the driver lost control of the vehicle and collided with a concrete median on the interstate. There was significant damage to the front of the bus, including the windshield.  Several riders on the bus sustained [...]