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  • Young family killed in tragic New Jersey crash

    July 20, 2015

    A tragic chain reaction car accident killed a young family this month on Route 80 in New Jersey. The couple, who were just 21 and 24, were traveling with their daughter, who was just a year-and-a-half old. The couple was expecting another child in December. According to New Jersey State Police, the crash occurred near […]

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  • Turnpike accident kills teen from Jersey City

    July 06, 2015

    A teenager from New Jersey has passed away following an accident on the Turnpike. The crash happened on Wednesday, June 24. Video from the scene shows a small black car flipped up on its hood, near a number of other damaged vehicles, with wreckage lying all around. The video also shows the moment of impact, […]

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  • Alleged New Jersey drunk driver injures teen skateboarder

    June 24, 2015

    When someone hits and injures another person with his or her vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, the only thing that can make the situation worse is to flee the scene without calling for help, leaving the victim in the street. According to New Jersey law enforcement, that’s what a 23-year-old […]

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  • 10 percent of deadly accidents involve unlicensed drivers

    May 22, 2015

    NJ Advance Media studied the car accidents that took place in New Jersey, focusing both on deadly accidents and on the years 2010 through 2013. What they found is that around 200 people were killed in crashes that involved people without driver’s licenses — or at least without a valid one. This meant that around […]

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  • Deadly crash takes soldier’s life

    May 15, 2015

    Multiple soldiers were injured when they were involved in a car accident on the NJ Turnpike in early May, and one of them passed away from his injuries. He was stateside at the time, but he had reportedly spent time in Afghanistan, working as a commando. The other soldiers, including a driver who was ejected […]

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  • What are the biggest causes of car accidents?

    April 30, 2015

    Accidents may seem random, but they can actually all be traced back to four main factors, which are found in almost every crash. These factors, in no particular order, are: — The design of the road system– Equipment failure in the vehicle– Poor maintenance along the roadway– Human error and driver behavior It’s important to […]

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  • Car safety restraints: Getting your head in the game

    April 06, 2015

    Today’s cars contain a lot of built-in safety features that weren’t available just a decade ago. Despite ongoing improvements, car safety experts have yet to design a vehicle that prevents the most common and most reported car accident injury – whiplash. The forward and back motion forces ligaments and nerves in the neck to extend […]

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  • 2 Coast Guard cadets killed, 3 injured in New Jersey crash

    March 18, 2015

    It takes seconds for a car to drift across a centerline into the path of oncoming traffic. Accident investigations conducted by law enforcers, insurance companies and legal firms determine how and why crashes like these happen. The determination of fault can lead to criminal charges, and in independent legal actions, civil claims against negligent drivers. […]

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  • Appeals court rules on bus crash case

    March 11, 2015

    In February 2014, a New Jersey jury decided a motorist was more responsible in a July collision on the New Jersey Turnpike than the bus driver she struck. The court ordered a judgment in favor of the bus driver and NJ Transit. The motorist argued that the jury’s finding was inconsistent, and the judge overruled […]

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  • Two hurt when car plows into New Jersey restaurant

    March 09, 2015

    A 71-year-old Holmdel woman crashed her car through the front of Cluck-U Chicken on March 3. A patron standing inside the Red Bank restaurant was struck by the vehicle. According to police and the owner of the business, the car came barreling into the restaurant just before noon. The vehicle smashed through seats and hit […]

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