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Two injured when train hits ATV in East Rutherford

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Two men suffered injuries when a New Jersey Transit train struck their ATV in East Rutherford on Sunday afternoon. According to Daily Voice, a 38-year-old man and a 40-year-old man from Hasbrouck Heights were on the tracks near Berry’s Creek off Route 3. The Bergen Line train struck the two men… Read more »

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Update: Woman survived crash with train in Hackensack

HACKENSACK, NJ – A woman was alive and alert after her car was struck by a train in Hackensack on Monday morning, according to Daily Voice. The woman’s black sedan was struck by a New Jersey Transit train near the Essex Street Station near East Railroad Avenue at about 8:20 a.m. The Pascack Valley Line… Read more »

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Train hits car near station in Hackensack

HACKENSACK, NJ – All lanes were closed near the Essex Street Train Station in Hackensack after a train struck a vehicle on Monday morning. According to 511 New Jersey, the train versus vehicle accident happened near the Essex Street Train Station at about 8:40 a.m. All lanes were closed, in both directions, on Essex Street… Read more »

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Woman killed when Atlantic City train crashes with car

ATLANTIC COUNTY, NJ – A 26-year-old woman died when her vehicle was struck by a train in Atlantic County on Thursday afternoon. According to Nj.com, a vehicle driven by Dorothy Burkett was struck by a New Jersey Transit Atlantic City line train in Hammonton at about 3:20 p.m. The train, which carried 23 passengers, was… Read more »

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Body found by NJ Transit train engineer near Paterson tracks

PATERSON, NJ – Authorities are investigating after a body was found by a New Jersey Transit train engineer near the tracks in Paterson on Tuesday night. According to RLS Media, the New Jersey Transit Port Jarvis train #1125 was headed west out of Hoboken when its engineer spotted the body sometime after 6:53 p.m. The… Read more »

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Hudson County train crash victim in critical condition

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ – A man was in critical condition after a crash with a New Jersey Transit light-rail train in Jersey City on Thursday day. According to Nj.com, the man slammed into the train bound for Liberty State Park at the Martin Luther King Drive Station at about 1:30 a.m. Two train cars were… Read more »

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University student killed by NJ Transit train

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – A Rutgers University student was struck and killed by an NJ Transit train in New Brunswick on Saturday afternoon. According to nj.com, 23-year-old Jordan G. Hamm was hit by a train near the New Brunswick station at about 1:30 p.m. No injuries were reported on the Trenton-bound train. Service was suspended… Read more »

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Two treated after colliding with train in Franklinville

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ – Two people received treatment after their vehicle crashed into a train in Gloucester County on Thursday night. According to nj.com, a man from Elk Township and his juvenile passenger were traveling in a Jeep Wrangler on Route 538. They struck a Conrail train as is crossed the road in Franklinville at… Read more »

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Hudson-Bergen light rail train hits car in Jersey City

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ – Service on the Hudson-Bergen light rail in Jersey City was suspended after a train crashed into a car on Thursday morning. According to Nj.com, the New Jersey Transit light rail train struck a vehicle on Martin Luther King Drive early on Thursday. One train car derailed in the crash and a… Read more »

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Identity of train accident victim in Hazlet released

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – According to Nj.com, officials have released the identity of the victim of a fatal train accident earlier this month. The 24-year-old victim was struck by a New Jersey Coast Line train in Hazlet on October 15. Police identified the victim as Amilcar Cuxum of Perth Amboy. All 20 people aboard the… Read more »

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