Archive: January 2023

Monthly Archives: January 2023

Rollover crash closes lane on NJ Turnpike in SE Newark

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A vehicle overturned in a crash Tuesday morning on the New Jersey Turnpike near Newark Liberty International Airport, according to 511NJ TPK. The accident happened on the southbound lanes of the turnpike’s inner roadway, just north of Interchange 14 to Interstate 78 and U.S Highway 1/9. It was first reported by […]

Crews respond to crash, truck fire on NJ Turnpike in Kearny

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — A truck became engulfed in flames Tuesday morning after a crash with a car on the New Jersey Turnpike in Kearny, according to local media. The accident occurred on the southbound lanes of the turnpike’s Western Spur, near Exit 15W to Interstate 280. Emergency responders arrived on the scene shortly after […]

5-vehicle fire causes major backup on I-295 in Mercer County

MERCER COUNTY, NJ — A fire broke out among five vehicles Monday morning on Interstate 295 near Trenton-Mercer Airport in Ewing Township, reports Daily Voice. The incident occurred on the southbound lanes, south of Exit 75 to County Highway 579, or Bear Tavern Road, at about 6:30 a.m. It was unclear whether or not a […]

Man dies after vehicle crashes off of US-22 in Mountainside

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A 61-year-old Plainfield man died Monday morning after a single-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 22 in northeast Mountainside, reports NJ.com. The fatal crash happened on the westbound highway just west of the Springfield border, across from from the AMC Mountainside 10 movie theater. Mountainside Police responded to the scene shortly after […]

Accident closes multiple lanes on southbound GSP in Cranford

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A vehicle crash early Friday blocked three right lanes on the Garden State Parkway in Cranford Township, according to 511NJ GSP. The collision took place on the southbound parkway, north of Exit 137 to New Jersey Route 28. It was first reported by 511NJ at 2:42 a.m. Officials have not disclosed […]

Two suspected DWI crashes damage parked cars in Fair Lawn

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Parked vehicles were damaged in two separate suspected DWI wrecks just a week and a half apart in Fair Lawn, according to Daily Voice. A single-vehicle crash was reported at the corner of Morlot Avenue and Van Saun Place on December 24, 2022, at about 7:30 p.m. Fair Lawn Police said […]

Pedestrian hit, injured by freight train in Paterson

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ — One person was hospitalized with a broken leg Tuesday night after being struck by a CSX train in Paterson, according to Daily Voice. The incident occurred on the tracks near Lafayette Street and East 16th Street, in the Wrigley Park neighborhood, at about 10:00 p.m. Authorities have not released details regarding […]

1 extricated after SUV, sedan collide on NJ-4 in Teaneck

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Firefighters had to extricate one person from wreckage late Wednesday after a two-vehicle crash on Route 4 in Teaneck, reports Daily Voice. The accident occurred on the westbound highway at the exit to Tuxedo Square, just before 11:00 p.m. Multiple ambulances, along with police, fire crews, officers with the Bergen County […]

Elderly woman hit, critically hurt by USPS vehicle in Union

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A 93-year-old woman was critically injured Monday afternoon after being struck by a United States Postal Service vehicle in Union Township, reports local media. The incident took place in the parking lot located off of 255 Tucker Avenue, at around 1:35 p.m. According to Union Police, a 37-year-old Newark resident was […]

Woman ticketed after being hit, hurt by SUV in Fort Lee

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — An 89-year-old woman received a jaywalking ticket after being hit and injured by a vehicle last Wednesday in Fort Lee, reports Daily Voice. The incident occurred near the intersection of Old Palisade Road and Parker Avenue on January 11, at about 6:45 p.m. According to authorities, the woman was struck by […]

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