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The scene after a chain-reaction accident at a gas station in Linden, N.J. (Credit: karlalalalal_la)

7 Injured In N.J. Crash That Topples Pole, Gas Pump

A multi-vehicle accident knocked down a pole and a gas pump at a service station in Linden, N.J. Saturday, leaving six people injured.

10/05/2013

Pole crushes 6-year-old

Boy Struck By Falling Pole In Lodi Dies

The boy and his friend were apparently trying to hang a scooter from a pole when the weight of it sent the pole crashing down on them, killing one.

05/18/2012

Pole crushes 6-year-old

Near Tragedy In Lodi, N.J., As Falling Pole Crushes 6-Year-Old

A Bergen County 6-year-old was seriously injured Thursday night in a freak accident. It appears a heavy, metal pole fell and crushed the boy.

05/17/2012

PSE&G supervisor explains the power outage (credit: CBS 2)

Utility Crews Work To Restore Power In Elizabeth

“I have a tree that brought down the power lines which caused this pole behind us to break and snap in three spots. We’re bringing crews out here now to repair both locations,” a PSE&G supervisor said.

08/28/2011

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

Basketball Hoop Pole Falls On Young Boy

A young Pennsylvania boy was seriously injured when a basketball hoop support pole broke and fell on him at a southern New Jersey playground.

09/05/2010