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Motor vehicle accidents: New Jersey crash kills 5

Five people, including a toddler, are dead after a horrific crash in Rutherford, according to local police. New Jersey authorities were dispatched to the scene of the accident that involved a front-end loader. As with many motor vehicle accidents, police are still investigating the cause of this crash. The driver of the front-end loader is cooperating with the ongoing investigation, and no charges have yet been filed. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 3 dead following New Jersey crash

A single-vehicle crash is still being investigated by state police after three people died in a rollover. New Jersey police confirmed the deaths of three individuals, though they have not been publicly identified, pending the notification of next-of-kin. For the moment, as with many motor vehicle accidents, the cause of this crash remains a mystery. 

Motor vehicle accidents: Child dies in fatal crash

An accident involving an Amazon Prime tractor-trailer and a second vehicle has left a 1-year-old boy dead, according to local sources. The tragic crash happened on the New Jersey Turnpike late on the night of June 26. Three adults suffered moderate injuries and have been hospitalized. For the moment, no charges have been filed, but as with many motor vehicle accidents, the police investigation is still underway. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 3 dead in New Jersey

Three people are tragically dead following a serious single-vehicle accident in the late evening of June 9th. Two other people involved in the crash are hospitalized, and New Jersey police are trying to determine the cause of the crash. As with many motor vehicle accidents, charges may yet be filed against the driver, who was among the survivors of the fatal crash. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 5 dead in New Jersey

A horrific accident claimed five lives, including that of a toddler, on the evening of May 17, according to local sources. New Jersey authorities have not released the names of the deceased, pending notification of their next-of-kin, and as with many motor vehicle accidents, their investigation is not yet complete. However, they have stated they do not believe any criminal activity led to the crash. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 3 badly hurt in New Jersey

An apparent wrong-way crash has set three people to the hospital with serious injuries, according to local sources. Police and emergency services in New Jersey responded to the accident, which occurred in the westbound lanes of Interstate 78. For the moment, no charges have been filed against the wrong-way driver, but as with many motor vehicle accidents, the investigation is still underway as of this report. 

Motor vehicle accidents: How to recognize a drunk driver

Many motorists in New Jersey have suffered the consequences of drunk driving crashes. Many drivers who would never drive after consuming alcohol fall victim to motor vehicle accidents caused by impaired drivers. The only defense that sober drivers have against drunk drivers is to learn how to identify them and then to do what they can to avoid crossing paths with them.

Motor vehicle accidents: student dead in New Jersey

A teenager has tragically lost her life following a head-on collision in Washington Township, according to local sources. New Jersey authorities confirmed the death of a teenage girl and the critical injury of a 6th-grade student and their grandfather. No charges have been filed at this time, but a GoFundMe has been set up to support the family of the deceased girl. Motor vehicle accidents of this type are always carefully investigated by New Jersey police, and this one is no exception. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 4 hospitalized in New Jersey

A serious accident on Valentine’s Day afternoon sent four people to a local hospital, according to news sources. New Jersey police in Warren County responded to the two-car crash, which took place on Route 31 South in Washington Township. As with most motor vehicle accidents, this required significant investigation, and police have yet to file any criminal charges against either driver involved in the crash. 

Motor vehicle accidents: 4 injured in Warren County

Four people were taken to a local hospital following a serious two-vehicle crash in Warren County, according to local sources. New Jersey authorities have confirmed that three medical helicopters were used to transport the injured parties. Police are still investigating the accident, as is common with many motor vehicle accidents causing injury. For the moment, no charges have been filed. 

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