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Sinkhole forces closure of Route 19

CLIFTON, NJ – According to the Daily Voice, a sinkhole opened up on Route 19 yesterday afternoon, forcing a closure that affected traffic in the area. The hazard caused one lane to close around 4 p.m. as it was large enough that vehicles in the area were having to switch lanes in order to avoid… Read more »

UPDATE: Door Dash driver’s vehicle swept into river in Monday’s storm

PASSAIC, NJ – Yesterday, we posted a story about a young woman getting caught in a flash flood while driving for Door Dash. According to MSN, Nathalia Bruno attempted to exit her car and get out of the river; unable to pull herself from the water, she was pulled along for an entire mile at around 30 mph under… Read more »

Door Dash driver’s vehicle swept into river in Monday’s storm

NEWARK, NJ – 24-year-old Nathalia Bruno was driving for Door Dash on Monday when she got caught in a flash flood near the tennis courts of Benson Avenue. According to the Daily Voice, Bruno tried to escape the vehicle, but she was swept along into a tunnel and under the water. Eventually she was rescued… Read more »

Vehicle accident, downed pole and wires close lanes

DENVILLE, NJ – An accident had all lanes closed on New Jersey 53 from Front Street to the area south of Interstate 80 on Thursday. The accident, reported on New Jersey’s traffic information page at about 4:15 p.m., involved a downed roadside pole and downed wires. Officials detoured traffic from all lanes. The incident caused… Read more »

Man nearly hits cops during police chase

TRENTON, NJ- A man nearly hit a Falls police officer during a chase on Monday, May 25, sources report. Trenton authorities said that they had been following Little at approximately 4:45 p.m. before he crossed the Calhoun Street bridge into Pennsylvania. Falls officers got involved after. Naaman W. Little, 34, was driving a silver Honda… Read more »

Police stop uncovers stolen vehicle in Newton

NEWTON, NJ – According to Daily Voice, a man reported for erratic driving on Saturday was discovered to be at the wheel of a stolen vehicle. Newton Police pulled over a maroon Chevrolet Silverado at 10:504 a.m. after receiving reports of reckless driving in the area of Spring Street. The driver, identified as 48-year-old Christopher… Read more »

Hoboken man under the influence hits several cars

HOBOKEN, NJ – A Hoboken man was charged with a DUI and intent of distributing narcotics after crashing into another vehicle on Monday, Hudson Tv reports. At approximately 1:03 p.m., Officer Cynthia Rivera responded to the area of 2nd and Monroe Street after a report of a car accident. Upon arrival, Rivera found a parked… Read more »

Gunmen fire shots while in vehicles

NEWARK, NJ – Authorities are investigating and patrolling a Newark neighborhood for potential victims after several gun shots were fired on Saturday, sources report. According to police, two vehicles drove up next to each other in the 145 14th Avenue area at approximately 3:30 p.m. and began to fire shots at each others’ cars. Both… Read more »

Reckless driver gets caught with drugs

PASSAIC, NJ – The Daily Voice reports a man who ran a red light was found with possession of marijuana along with $6,167 in suspected drug proceeds on Wednesday. The man, identified as 28-year-old Jamie Martinez, was driving a red Acura sedan when he ran a red light at the intersection of Burhans Avenue and… Read more »

Man dragged when attempting to prevent car theft

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – A Middletown man was dragged and injured when he tried to stop thieves from stealing his car on May 9, according to reports. Police received a 911 call reporting a car theft at 5:37 p.m. on Windermere Road in the Lincroft section. The homeowner became aware of the theft while it was… Read more »

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