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A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

NJ Turnpike Truck Lanes Closed Following Fiery Crash In East Brunswick

New Jersey state police say around 1:30 p.m. Monday, a tractor-trailer collided with a dump truck in the northbound outer lanes just before Interchange 9.


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Teen Cyclist Hospitalized After Crash With Truck In Suffolk County

The bicyclist, Jonathan Tully, 16, was admitted to Stony Brook University Medical Center in stable but guarded condition.


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Construction Accident Kills NJ Worker Saturday

Police said the man was partially decapitated in the accident.


The George Washington Bridge is seen from the Fort Lee Historic Park - Fort Lee, NJ - Apr 30, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass for WCBS 880)

Friday Morning Commute Miserable After Accident Shuts Part Of George Washington Bridge

The bridge has reopened, but delays of up to 90 minutes lingered after a tractor trailer accident.


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Amazing Video Shows Exactly Why You Shouldn’t Drive In Standing Flood Water

The vehicles in question are apparently LMTVs, which stands for “Light Medium Tactical Vehicles.” Officially, they are apparently M1078 Standard Cargo Trucks. They can carry up to 5,000 pounds of cargo and can also carry troops. They weigh several tons. They are not built to swim.


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NJ Construction Worker Confronts, Escorts Burglary Suspect To Police Station

Jedrek Dennis was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance after a search revealed he was carrying a cigarette box with prescription muscle relaxants inside.


N.J. Police Investigate After Craig Powers Is Crushed To Death Between Two Trucks

Pennsauken Police Sgt. Chris Sulzbach told The Courier-Post of Cherry Hill Craig Powers’ Buick LeSabre was stopped at a light when it was rear-ended by a box truck Monday.


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Pedestrian Struck In Midtown, Remains In Critical Condition

A pedestrian remains in critical condition after being hit by a truck in Midtown early Saturday morning.


Mahwah, N.J. snow -- Feb. 21, 2011.

Retailers Worry Snow Will Halt Holiday Sale Turnout

Many retailers were counting on this President’s Day weekend to really draw in shoppers.


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Several Hurt In Multi-Vehicle Crash on West Side Highway

A fire department spokesman said the victims all suffered minor injuries. They were taken to Harlem Hospital.


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Truck Slams Into Snow Bank On LIE

Police closed off a portion of the Long Island Expressway Wednesday afternoon after a truck skidded off the road and into a snow bank.


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NY Boy In coma After Being Hit By Truck

Peekskill police said the boy was one of several children crossing the street at a Route 9 intersection when he was struck.


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Truck Overturns In N.J. Accident

A cement truck overturned on Route 440 in Bayonne.


Robert Emmett Bowen III, a highly regarded bass player from Astoria who also was a well-respected music professor at Hofstra University, died Monday after being struck by a truck in a hit-and-run accident on Second Avenue in Manhattan while riding his bicycle. Bowen, a loving father of two school-age children, was 45. (Photo: Newsday)

Truck Strikes, Kills Popular Hofstra U. Professor

A professor, struck and killed while riding his bike in Manhattan, was being remembered fondly Tuesday.