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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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Motorcycle accident in Old Bridge kills 19-year-old

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – A 19-year-old died in a motorcycle accident in Old Bridge on Wednesday, according to Daily Voice. The accident occurred on Route 18 at about 11 p.m., when the motorcyclist ran a red light at the intersection of Route 18 and Ferry Road was hit by a black Lexus making a left… Read more »

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Crash on Atlantic City Expressway kills van driver

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ – A man was killed when the van he was driving crashed on the Atlantic City Expressway Wednesday night, NJ.com reported. New Jersey State Police said 43-year-old James Richardson was driving through Gloucester Township in Camden County when his van veered off the road, slammed into some trees, overturned and caught fire…. Read more »

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Truck crashes into Middle Township home, killing driver

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, NJ – A man driving a truck was killed Tuesday when the vehicle slammed into a home in Cape May County, according to NJ.com. Police in Middle Township responded to the crash shortly after 8:10 a.m. near the intersection of Route 147 and Massachusetts Avenue in the township’s Burleigh section. Authorities say 64-year-old… Read more »

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Woman arrested and charged in fatal 2018 crash in Absecon

ABSECON, NJ – A woman is under arrest in connection with a 2018 crash that killed another driver in southern New Jersey, according to NJ.com. Authorities say 24-year-old Kaitlyn Hayes of Pleasantville is charged with first-degree aggravated manslaughter and first-degree vehicular homicide in a school zone. The accident happened at about 11:30 p.m. on Dec…. Read more »

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Summonses issued to driver who killed elderly NJ pedestrian

WESTFIELD, NJ — Police say they have issued three summonses to a New Jersey driver who fatally struck an elderly pedestrian last week, the Union Daily Voice reported. 87-year-old John Cregg of Scotch Plains was killed Friday afternoon when he was hit by a vehicle driven by 74-year-old James Reid of Parlin, according to police…. Read more »

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