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Drunk driver injures six in Hasbrouck Heights

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – A drunk driver injured several people on Route 17 in Hasbrouck Heights early Monday morning, according to Daily Voice. The 32-year-old driver ran a stop sign on Henry Street near Route 17 at about 1 a.m. He collided with a concrete curb, causing the vehicle to travel across the southbound lanes… Read more »

Drunk driver apprehended after Wyckoff hit-and-run

WYCKOFF, NJ – Authorities have apprehended a drunk driver who fled the scene of a wrong-way crash near a Route 208 overpass last month. Daily Voice reported that the unlicensed driver was a 21-year-old named Sabrina Y. Zegarra. She was driving an unregister Mitsubishi on Russell Avenue when she crossed the center yellow line. She… Read more »

DUI driver leaves pedestrian critical in South Jersey

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ – A man from Texas is in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident in South Jersey on Saturday night, according to NJ.com. A Delaware man was driving while drunk when he struck the 67-year-old man near in the 400 block of Delsea Drive in Franklin County. It took place at about 10:30… Read more »

Man causes alleged drunk driving crash with children in car

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – A man is facing charges of allegedly drinking and driving after a fiery car accident Saturday night that injured four people, including his two young children who were in the vehicle at the time. According to NJ.com, the accident happened at about 9 p.m. in North Brunswick on Route 1, near… Read more »

Man arrested in connection with fatal ATV accident in September

BUENA VISTA, NJ – A man is facing charges of driving while intoxicated in connection to a fatal ATV accident last year in Buena Vista, according to NJ.com. The accused is Buena Vista man Michael Brown, who is facing charges of leaving the scene of a fatal accident, receiving stolen property, and vehicular homicide. He… Read more »

Motorcyclist injured, driver charged in Oakland

OAKLAND, NJ – A driver has been charged with driving under the influence after an accident that injured a motorcyclist Wednesday afternoon. The Daily Voice reported that the accident happened at about 3:30 p.m. on West Oakland Avenue near Interstate 287. The driver of 2003 Acura TSX, 23-year-old Jeremiah W. Hayden, turned his vehicle into… Read more »

Suspect charged in fatal January accident

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ – According to NJ.com, police have charged a 34-year-old male suspect with driving while intoxicated in a fatal accident in January. Shaquan S. Wiley was driving a vehicle with four passengers when he struck a tree and a utility pole in the 300 block of 15th Avenue in Newark at 3:30 a.m…. Read more »

Man charged with DWI after Hoboken accident

HOBOKEN, NJ – A man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after a Wednesday morning accident, according to the Hudson County View. The accident happened at about 7:24 p.m. in the 700 block of Park Avenue when a man had struck a parked car. Officers reported to the scene and found Robert Johnson, 58,… Read more »

New Jersey man hit by car, killed while mowing lawn

ROCKLAND COUNTRY, NY – According to NJ.com, a man from New Jersey was charged with driving while under the influence of drugs after he struck and  killed a pedestrian. The 53-year-old Giovanni Bolano was mowing his grass on Lester Drive last Wednesday when the driver veered from the road into his yard, crashing into him…. Read more »

Drunk driver charged after fatal Old Bridge Twp motorcycle accident

OLD BRIDGE TOWNSHIP, NJ – The driver in Thursday’s fatal motorcycle accident is accused of driving while intoxicated and is facing a charge of vehicular homicide. According to NJ.com, the driver, Sayreville man Jack Piatek, 27, was allegedly intoxicated when the late-night accident occurred. He has been issued summonses that include a DUI and has… Read more »

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