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Police investigating hit-and-run in Clifton

CLIFTON, NJ- An unidentified male, thought to be a victim of a hit-and-run, was found in a roadway in Clifton on Sunday, according to local media sources. At approximately 8:13am, officials responded to reports of a man in the roadway near 395 Route 3 East. The man is a presumed victim of a hit-and-run accident…. Read more »

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Motorcyclist killed by truck during police pursuit on Route 1

WOODBRIDGE, NJ- A motorcyclist was fatally struck by a truck during a police chase in Woodbridge, according to Daily Voice. On Thursday morning, reports said that police were attempting to stop Odean Cummings, a Woodbridge resident, for a traffic stop. However, as they were trying to stop him, he was fatally struck by a truck… Read more »

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Teenager killed in crash in Wantage

WANTAGE, NJ- An 18-year-old died in a fatal two-car crash on Route 650 in Wantage on Sunday, according to NJ.com. At approximately 1:31am, 18-year-old Jonathan Fett was driving in a Jeep Grand Cherokee on Route 650 when he was struck by a GMC Sierra heading northbound on Route 519. The GMC hit the driver’s side… Read more »

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Camden County Police vehicle strikes and kills pedestrian

WOODLYNNE, NJ- A marked police vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in Woodlynne on Wednesday night, according to NJ.com. At approximately 10:55pm, a Camden County Police patrol vehicle struck a pedestrian attempting to cross Mount Ephraim and Woodlynne Avenues. The officer was on-duty and patrolling the area, rather than responding to a call. After the… Read more »

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76-year-old woman killed in Hackensack pedestrian crash

HACKENSACK, NJ- According to Daily Voice, a 76-year-old resident of North Bergen was killed in a fatal pedestrian crash on Thursday night in Hackensack. At approximately 8:30pm, Carol Ventura was in the crosswalk of the intersection of Summit Avenue and Passaic Street when she was hit by a vehicle. The 2021 Dodge Ram pickup truck… Read more »

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One dead after UTV overturns in “Crystal Lake” in Manchester

OCEAN COUNTY, NJ – One person is dead after a utility terrain vehicle went into Crystal Lake at a mining property in Manchester on Saturday night. According to Nj.com, the victim was riding the UTV with three other people on the Heritage Mineral Mine property that is closed to the public when the accident happened… Read more »

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Man killed after home in Buena Vista Twp catches fire

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP, NJ (ATLANTIC COUNTY) – A man was killed after his home caught fire in Buena Vista Township on Friday night, according to NJ.com. The fire began at a house on Unexpected Road at about 10:35 p.m. The victim, 35-year-old Eric Spellman, was taken from his home as it burned, and was then… Read more »

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Wedding guest killed outside catering hall on Rt 17 in hit-and-run pedestrian accident

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ – A man from Massachusetts was killed after being struck by a hit-and-run driver while attending a wedding last night in Wood-Ridge, according to the Essex Daily Voice. The crash happened outside the Fiesta catering hall at 255 NJ-17 at about 10 p.m. when the victim, a 20-year-old from Roxbury, Mass., was struck… Read more »

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Man dead in Garden State Parkway pedestrian accident

TOMS RIVER, NJ (OCEAN COUNTY) – A man died late last night after being hit by a car in a pedestrian accident on the Garden State Parkway in Ocean County, according to a report by NJ.com. The accident happened near the 86 milepost of the parkway at about 11:15 p.m. when the pedestrian victim was… Read more »

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Update: Identity of I-195 accident victim released

JACKSON TOWSHIP, NJ – Authorities have released the identity of the victim of Wednesday’s fatal I-195 accident, according to Daily Voice. Mario Shehata, 30, died in the head-on accident near Six Flags Great Adventure. He was driving his Honda Accord in the eastbound lanes when he crossed the grass dividing the highway and drove into… Read more »

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