June 2014 Archives

4 hospitalized, 1 killed in crash on New Jersey Turnpike

One man was killed and four other people were injured in New Jersey after they were involved in a car accident that occurred on June 13. The incident happened around 6:15 a.m. on the eastbound side of the New Jersey Turnpike near Exit 14C. According to local reports, a 24-year-old man driving a Lincoln Town Car rear-ended a Toyota at a tollbooth.

Tracy Morgan sufferes critical injuries in auto accident

A multi-vehicle wreck on the New Jersey Turnpike on June 7 claimed the life of one person and injured four others, including the actor and comedian Tracy Morgan. Altogether, six vehicles were involved in the auto accident, and the driver of a semi-truck that caused the incident was charged with four counts of assault by auto and one count of death by auto, according to authorities.

2 killed and 7 injured in bus crash

Two people died in an accident that occurred in New Jersey on May 23. The wreck happened at the intersection of Old Turnpike Road and Franklin Road in Pleasantville at approximately 1:50 p.m. when an NJ TRANSIT bus on the 502 line, traveling from Atlantic City to Hamilton Mall, was struck by a passenger vehicle. The car was reportedly heading north on Franklin Boulevard when it inexplicably swerved, crashed into the bus, and was flipped around by the impact of the collision.

Ambulance involved in accident while responding to another

On May 19, an ambulance in Lyndhurst that was rushing to the scene of a car accident ended up involved in one of its own after being struck by another vehicle. Five people were injured in the four-car crash. Fortunately, no patients were in the ambulance, as it was on its way to another accident scene.