One person was injured in a hit-and-run accident on the Garden State Parkway in Bloomfield on April 9. The 63-year-old male victim, from Perth Amboy, had been changing a flat tire when a 43-year-old woman driving a 2014 Nissan Altima hit him.
A 22-year-old man pleaded guilty to a variety of charges, including vehicular homicide, in a New Jersey courtroom on March 27. The charges stemmed from an accident in 2013 when the man, who was apparently drunk at the time, ran into a pedestrian on a road in Hudson County and killed them.
The tenants of a New Jersey strip mall are calling for the installation of higher curbs or concrete barriers after a car crashed into a take-out restaurant on March 3. The strip mall, which is located on Water Street in Red Bank, has been the site of this type of incident on several previous occasions, and store owners say that it is only a matter of time before a patron or employee is seriously injured.
Authorities say that an 89-year-old man was severely injured in an accident that took place on Feb. 19 around 3:12 p.m. The crash occurred when a BMW driven by an elderly woman crashed into the front of a Wendy's in Bayonne. After the accident, the man underwent surgery and was placed in the ICU at Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health.
A multi-vehicle accident that occurred on New Jersey's Interstate 78 caused the death of one man and injured five other individuals on Dec. 22. According to a state police representative, the cause of the accident is being investigated as of the time of this report.
A man was killed when his car collided with a fuel truck on Route 78 near exit 52 in New Jersey. The accident happened in the afternoon of Dec. 6. Two other drivers were injured in the crash, which involved a total of three vehicles and resulted in a fuel fire.
Police in New Jersey have reportedly identified the man believed to be responsible for a hit-and-run incident that left two Union City brothers in critical condition. The accident occurred on Nov. 14, and an investigation was launched to find the driver of the red Nissan Rogue that allegedly struck the two men. Police identified a suspect on Nov. 27 and issued a warrant for his arrest.