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Incident causes heavy traffic in Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, NJ – An incident in Jersey City Monday afternoon caused delays for rush-hour drivers, according to 511nj.org. Heavy traffic was reported on US 1&9/Tonnelle Avenue in both directions approaching County Avenue as a result of the incident. 10-15 minute delays were being reported in the area shortly before 6 p.m. The New Jersey… Read more »

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Driver seriously injured after two-vehicle accident

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A man involved in a two-vehicle accident on Thursday morning suffered serious injuries, according to sources. The victim, a 34-year-old man, was driving a 2012 Honda Accord southbound on Route 440 at approximately 6:30 a.m. when he was struck by a 1992 Toyota Celica. The driver of the Toyota only suffered… Read more »

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Fire at Ridgefield Park home

RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ – A fire broke out at a Ridgefield Park home on Sunday night, according to reports. Flames engulfed the two and a half-story wood frame home on Summit Avenue shortly after 8:30 p.m. The fire quickly set another alarm, then a third within another 10 minutes, and a fourth approximately after one… Read more »

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Fire at senior living apartments

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A 50-year-old woman described as a “person of interest” was taken into custody following a fire at a Jersey City seniors building on Monday, sources report. Firefighters responded to the scene at around 5:30 p.m. located at Ocean Towers Senior Apartments at 425 Ocean Ave. Jersey City Fire crew located the… Read more »

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Officer struck by drunk driver is released from rehabilitation center

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A Port Authority Officer who was seriously injured after being hit by a drunk driver last month, has finally left the physical rehabilitation center and received a hero’s welcome. Officer Peter Siano suffered serious injuries on April 28th when he was struck by a drunk driver on Route 139 in Jersey… Read more »

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Man dies after being trapped under car

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A man has died on Sunday after a car fell on him and trapped him beneath it, according to reports. The accident happened at approximately 11 p.m. in the area of 1028 Garfield Avenue. An initial investigation suggested the accident was the result of a failed carjacking. The incident remains under… Read more »

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Jersey City patrol car rollover crash sends officers to the hospital

Jersey City, NJ – Three Jersey City police officers involved in a two-vehicle rollover crash on May 17 were hospitalized, according to Daily Voice. Two patrol vehicles crashed at the intersection of Communipaw and Mallory Avenue around 11:25 p.m. on Sunday. One of the vehicles rolled over and struck a traffic light which then fell… Read more »

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Police officer injured in accident

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A Jersey City police officer was injured when his patrol vehicle overturned on Sunday night, ABC 7 NY reports. The cruiser flipped over onto a sidewalk located at Mallory Avenue and Communipaw Avenue shortly before 11:30 p.m. The police officer suffered injuries, but was never in critical condition. The accident remains… Read more »

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Pedestrian hit by company vehicle accepts settlement

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A pedestrian who was struck by a Bergen County manufacturing company’s vehicle in Jersey City has accepted a $675,000 settlement, according to the Daily Voice. The victim, 33-year-old Jose Rojas, was crossing Barrow Street when he was hit by a vehicle owned by a Moonachie-based company on November 19, 2018. Rojas… Read more »

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NY Woman who injured cops now charged with DWI

JERSEY CITY, NJ – According to NJ.com, a Queens woman is now being charged with a DWI after she critically injured a Port Authority police officer when she struck him with a car in Jersey City last week. Amandeep Tiwana, a 27-year-old woman from Flushing, was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with assault by auto… Read more »

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