April 2014 Archives

New Jersey man involved in serious accident

A 36-year-old high school teacher was reportedly involved in an accident that severely injured a Bergen County police officer. The accident occurred on Route 46 in Lodi at 2 a.m. on April 21 after the officer had pulled over to help another officer who was having trouble with a radio.

Officer suffers life-threatening injuries in New Jersey crash

A car accident that occurred on Route 46 on April 19 left a Bergen County Police Officer with life-threatening injuries. According to the report, the crash was caused by a 36-year-old male teacher at Lodi High School.

Half of New Jersey's accidents involve distracted drivers

The New Jersey Attorney General used the phrase "distracted driver decade" to describe the 10 years from 2004 to 2013, a period which saw 1.4 million motor vehicle accidents caused by driver inattention. Driver inattention was reportedly a major factor in more than 1,600 traffic fatalities over the same ten years. And the problem is getting worse, not better.

New Jersey accident results in death of Toms River resident

A 22-year-old Toms River woman died in a car accident on the Garden State Parkway recently. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by a 23-year-old man. That driver and two other passengers were taken to a medical center in Neptune after the crash.