Newark Accident and Injury News

Child hit by vehicle in Kenilworth crosswalk Halloween night

UNION COUNTY, NJ — An 8-year-old child was hospitalized Tuesday night after being struck by a car while crossing a Kenilworth intersection, reports local media. The incident unfolded at South Michigan Avenue and Newark Avenue, at around 7:10 p.m. Kenilworth Police say the child and his mother were using a marked crosswalk to travel over […]

UPDATE: MCPO IDs driver, passenger in fatal Sayreville crash

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — The driver and passenger who died after a crash with a box truck Tuesday in Sayreville have been identified, reports NJ.com. The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office said the fatal collision occurred in the area of Bordentown Avenue and Waterworks Road, just before 4:00 p.m. According to officials, Domingo Coach-Sam, 27, was […]

Man fatally hit by vehicle at Irvington intersection

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A 70-year-old man from East Orange died Saturday night after a hit-and-run pedestrian crash in Irvington, according to local media. The fatal incident took place at the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Linden Avenue. Local police responded to the scene at around 10:07 p.m. It remains unclear at this time what […]

Crash closes two lanes on NJT at GSP in Woodbridge Township

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — A vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon blocked up to two right lanes on the New Jersey Turnpike in Woodbridge Township, according to 511NJ. The collision occurred on the northbound turnpike’s outer roadway, south of Interchange 11 to Garden State Parkway. It was first recorded by 511 at 12:27 p.m. Officials have not […]

UPDATE: Woman fatally hit by car at Montclair intersection

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Multiple agencies are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash that occurred Saturday, October 28, on Bellevue Avenue in Montclair, reports local media. First responders arrived on the scene near Park Street, just east of Buzz Aldrin Middle School in the city’s Upper Montclair area, at about 12:15 p.m. While details about the […]

Woman fatally hit by vehicle at Bloomfield intersection

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A 60-year-old woman died last Friday, October 20, after a pedestrian crash on Bloomfield Avenue in south Bloomfield, according to Daily Voice. The fatal incident occurred at the intersection with Grove Street and was first reported at about 7:25 p.m. While the circumstances of the event remain undisclosed, authorities said the […]

Motorcycle officer hit, hurt by car at Newark intersection

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A NPD officer was injured Thursday morning when he was hit by a vehicle while operating a department motorcycle in Newark, reports local media. The incident unfolded at the intersection of McCarter Highway and Emmet Street at about 11:11 a.m. Newark Police have not said what led up to the wreck, […]

Rollover crash blocks lane on Garden State Pkwy in Montvale

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — A vehicle overturned Wednesday morning on the northbound Garden State Parkway in Montvale, according to 511NJ GSP. The accident occurred north of Exit 171 towards Glen Road and Chestnut Ridge Road and was first recorded by 511 at 7:07 a.m. Little information has been provided, but one right lane out of […]

Man hit, killed by car while sitting on Elizabeth roadway

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A man died early Tuesday in a pedestrian crash early Tuesday in Elizabeth after he was seen sitting in a roadway, according to local media. The fatal incident occurred on Newark Avenue (New Jersey Route 27), shortly after 3:57 a.m. Authorities are still working to determine the circumstances of the event, […]

Teen hit, killed by Point Jervis Line train in Fair Lawn

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — A teenager died late Thursday afternoon after being struck by a commuter train near Broadway station in Fair Lawn, according to Daily Voice. New Jersey Transit officials said the fatal incident occurred on the tracks between the station and Morlot Avenue, just after 4:30 p.m. While the circumstances of the event […]

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