Newark Accident and Injury News

Pedestrian hit, critically hurt by vehicle on US-1 in Edison

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — One person was critically injured early Wednesday due to a pedestrian crash on U.S. Route 1 in Edison, according to local media. Local police and EMS personnel were dispatched to the scene at the intersection with Old Post Road shortly after 3:00 a.m. An investigation into the sequence of events remains […]

Girl injured in Belleville bicycle vs vehicle crash

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A 12-year-old girl was hospitalized with a head injury Tuesday evening after being struck by a car while riding a bike in Belleville, reports local media. The incident took place at 122 Nolton Street, near Belleville Municipal Stadium, at around 5:50 p.m. Belleville Police and first responders arrived on the scene […]

DWI suspect arrested after South Hackensack rollover crash

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — A 48-year-old man was arrested Sunday afternoon for suspected DWI after a crash near the South Hackensack Fire Department headquarters, reports Daily Voice. Authorities said area surveillance cameras captured footage of the wreck, which occurred on Franklin Street at around 2:15 p.m. Preliminary details indicate Linus P. Rodrigues, a resident of […]

Scooter operator dies after pursuit, crash in Paterson

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ — A man was fatally hurt last Wednesday, September 20, when his gas-powered scooter collided with a car during a police pursuit in Paterson, reports Daily Voice. The crash happened at the intersection of McBride Avenue and Murray Avenue, near Pennington Park, just before 7:30 p.m. A press released issued by New […]

1 dead, 1 left hurt after rollover crash off GSP in Paramus

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — A 20-year-old man died early Sunday after a rollover crash on the Garden State Parkway in Paramus that seriously hurt another young adult, reports Daily Voice. New Jersey State Police said the fatal wreck occurred on the southbound side of the parkway near Exit 160, just north of Midland Avenue. It […]

NJSP called to rollover crash on Garden State Pkwy in Clark

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A rollover crash led to significant delays Thursday evening on the Garden State Parkway in Clark, according to local media. The accident impacted the northbound lanes of the parkway near Exit 136 to Brant Avenue, near Mother Seton Regional High School. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene shortly after 5:00 […]

Crash blocks part of northbound NJT at I-287 in Elizabeth

UNION COUNTY, NJ — A vehicle accident was reported early Wednesday afternoon on the New Jersey Turnpike in south Elizabeth, according to 511NJ TPK. The collision occurred on the northbound side of the turnpike, north of Interchange 13 to Interstate 278 and the Goethals Bridge. It was first reported by 511NJ at 12:03 p.m. Authorities […]

Male pedestrian seriously hurt in Teterboro hit-and-run

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — A hit-and-run pedestrian crash early last Wednesday in Teterboro left a 75-year-old Paterson resident seriously injured, reports local media. The incident occurred at the junction of Industrial Avenue and U.S. Route 46 on September 13, at about 4:40 a.m. Moonachie Police were dispatched to the scene shortly after. Officials have not […]

Person hit, critically hurt by car on NJ-27 in New Brunswick

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — One person was critically injured late Saturday night due to a pedestrian collision on Route 27 in New Brunswick, reports local media. The incident took place near the busy intersection with Quentin Avenue at about 11:47 p.m. While the circumstances of the event remain under investigation, first responders quickly arrived on […]

Pedestrian dies after apparent hit-and-run crash in Paterson

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ — One person died Friday morning after an apparent pedestrian collision on an Interstate 80 ramp in Paterson, reports local media. Paterson Police were dispatched to the scene at a Madison Avenue ramp to I-80 at around 5:35 a.m. The circumstances of the pedestrian’s death remain under investigation, but officers and first […]

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