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Young cyclist hospitalized after minor Montclair crash

MONTCLAIR, NJ – A young girl on a bike was struck in a minor collision with a vehicle in Montclair on Wednesday afternoon, according to a local news source. An 11-year-old girl was riding her bike south along the curb of northbound Orange Road when she suddenly veered into the path of an oncoming driver…. Read more »

Bicycle delivery man killed in Kearny

KEARNY, NJ – A bicyclist delivery person for Grubhub was killed last Friday after apparently getting lost in Kearny, according to NJ.com. 32-year-old Nour Boules man was turning onto Route 7 from Fish House Road at about 8:25 p.m. when a 66-year-old man struck the victim’s battery-powered bicycle. Boules was attempting to return to Jersey… Read more »

Elderly driver injures Hasbrouck Heights bicyclist

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – An elderly driver injured a bicyclist with her vehicle door in Hasbrouck Heights on Sunday morning, according to Daily Voice. The 50-year-old bicyclist was riding near Walter Avenue and Boulevard just before noon when the 78-year-old driver suddenly opened the door of her 2012 Toyota Rav4. The bicyclist struck the unexpectedly… Read more »

13-year-old bicyclist hit by SUV, seriously hurt in Ridgewood accident

13-year-old bicyclist hit by SUV, seriously hurt in Ridgewood accident

RIDGEWOOD, NJ – A 13-year-old bicyclist was seriously hurt in Ridgewood after being hit by an SUV last night, according to the Essex Daily View. The accident happened near the Paramus border on E Ridgewood Avenue in the Saddle River County Park at about 9:30 p.m. when the teenage victim was struck by a vehicle…. Read more »

14-year-old boy in hospital after being hit, pinned by SUV in Fanwood

FANWOOD TOWNSHIP, NJ (UNION COUNTY) – A 14-year-old boy riding a bicycle was flown to the hospital after being hit by an SUV in an accident in Union County yesterday morning. According to NJ.com, the accident happened at Helen Street and La Grande Avenue at about 10:10 a.m. when the teenage bicyclist was struck by… Read more »

Police search for driver who struck Glen Rock bicyclist

GLEN ROCK, NJ – Police are looking for the driver who struck a bicyclist and left the scene in Glen Rock earlier this month, according to a local news report. An unknown driver sped away from the scene of an accident on Harristown Road on August 20, just after 7 p.m. The vehicle had been… Read more »

Bicyclist killed in Medford

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ – An accident In Medford Township killed a bicyclist late Saturday night, according to NJ.com. The accident happened at about 10 p.m. when the victim was riding north on Branin Road near the intersection with Chairville Road. The victim was struck by a vehicle traveling in the same direction. The bicyclist died… Read more »

Bicyclist killed after being hit by car on Route 3

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – A bicyclist was killed Saturday night in East Rutherford after being hit by a vehicle, according to the Hackensack Daily Voice. The accident happened at about 11:30 p.m. when Bogota man Tony Perez, 58, was riding in the eastbound middle lane of Route 3. He was hit by a vehicle despite… Read more »

Second suspect arrested in North Bergan hit-and-run

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ – A second suspect has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run accident that injured a bicyclist last month in North Bergen. According to NJ.com, the Guttenberg man was wanted following a July 13 accident, in which he was a passenger in a vehicle that struck a bicyclist. Wilver Orellana, 21, jumped… Read more »

Multiple cars hit, kill bicyclist in East Orange accident

EAST ORANGE, NJ – A man died Wednesday in a collision in East Orange when he was hit by multiple vehicles while riding a bicycle. According to an article by NJ.com, the accident happened at about 2 p.m. on Freeway Drive and Evergreen Place when the victim, 26-year-old Orange resident Steven B. Allen, Jr., was… Read more »

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