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An NJ TRANSIT train is shown pulling into Secaucus at 38 mph -- higher than the advised speed. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: NJ TRANSIT Trains Found Going Far Faster Than Advised Speeds

CBS2 wanted to find out how fast trains in our area are going, and Meg Baker went out with an array of technology to investigate.

05/18/2015

Daulton Banks was driving a van on Route 3 in Secaucus when chunks of steel came down, leaving him injured and his passenger, Leonard Bowens, dead. (Credit: CBS2)

Driver Of Van Crushed By Falling Steel In Secaucus Talks About Tragic Accident

“I am lucky to be alive, but you don’t think like that when someone else is losing their life, or fighting for their life,” Banks said.

02/12/2015

Rescuers on the scene of an accident along Route 3 and Paterson Plank Road on Feb. 11, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Debris Falls On Van After Truck Strikes Overpass Near Secaucus

All eastbound lanes of Route 3 in Secaucus are shut down following a serious accident near Paterson Plank Road.

02/11/2015

(Credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

Secaucus Parking Garage Partially Collapses; Weight Of Snow Could Be To Blame

The driver of the now-toppled yellow truck was removing snow early Saturday morning when he suddenly found himself in the middle of the accident.

01/24/2015

A lane was closed on the Route 3 Bridge over the Hackensack River in New Jersey beginning Wednesday, Jan. 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Structural Problems Prompt Lane Closure On Route 3 Bridge In N.J.

The right eastbound lane of Route 3 over the Hackensack River was set to be shut down for two weeks, after crews discovered a structural deficiency.

01/21/2015

Unidentified debris that fell onto Secaucus waste water treatment plant. (credit: Steve Brownowich)

Man Believes Debris Fell From Sky Onto Secaucus Waste Water Treatment Plant

The operations foreman at a waste water treatment plant in Secaucus, New Jersey believes a piece of debris fell from the sky onto the facility Wednesday.

10/09/2014

(Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Northern N.J. Leaders To Weigh Pros, Cons Of No. 7 Train Extension

Northern New Jersey leaders want to learn more about the impact of bringing the 7 train to the area.

09/12/2014

N.J. Man Faces Animal Cruelty Charges For Fatally Beating Dog With TV Remote

Animal cruelty charges have been filed against a man who allegedly beat his sister’s Yorkshire Terrier to death with a television remote.

09/06/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

Christie On The Defensive As Commuters Gripe About Mass Transit Delays

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was on the hot seat on Friday night, accused of not doing enough to help commuters.

08/15/2014

A brush fire in Secaucus, New Jersey, delayed NJ TRANSIT trains on the evening of Monday, Aug. 11. (Credit: Anthony Batson)

NJ TRANSIT Trains Delayed By Secaucus Brush Fire During Evening Rush

Firefighters in New Jersey were battling a brush fire on Monday night, that had delayed NJ Transit trains.

08/11/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Multiple NJ TRANSIT lines were suspended during the evening rush Monday due to a fire that broke out under the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River.

08/04/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Secaucus To Get Reimbursed After NFL Backed Out Of Contract Before Super Bowl

Mayor Michael Gonnelli said a representative of Touchdown Entertainment said the company would pay the town about $18,000. The company contracted to use the local high school as a staging area for the halftime show at MetLife Stadium.

02/26/2014

A man walks past a large pile of snow created by snowplows on Broadway near Lincoln Center on Feb. 12, 2015. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Winter Storm Blowing Into Tri-State Area

Forecasters say snow is expected to begin falling Wednesday night and slow the commute into work Thursday.

02/12/2014

Aerial view of MetLife Stadium (Photo by LI-Aerial/Getty Images)

Secaucus Mayor Threatens Lawsuit Against NFL For Breaking Contract

The plan was for the league to use Secaucus High School as a staging area. The town had a contract with the NFL for the arrangement, but the league backed out at the last minute.

02/11/2014

Jessica Schneider, Robert Zych

CBS 2’s Jessica Schneider Comes To The Rescue Amid Rock Salt Shortage

CBS 2’s Jessica Schneider came to the rescue in Secaucus, N.J. Wednesday evening, as residents suffered from a severe salt shortage.

02/05/2014

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