Soccer Goal Seriously Injures Young Child

According to the Manalapan Patch, a six year old Howell Township girl was injured when a soccer goal tipped over on her. She suffered serious injuries and was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune. The accident happened at Howell Middle School North during soccer practice. Witnesses say they heard a loud bang […]

Frank Corso and Audrey Corso Killed in Car Crash on Route 523 in Readington reports that disaster struck the Corso family yesterday afternoon when their car was struck head on. Five family members were hurt. Two have died. They were returning from an Easter egg hunt. According to the NJ news site, the collision occurred on Route 523 near the intersection of Barley Sheaf Road in Readington Township. Authorities say Frank […]

Jamal Penten Charged With Assault By Auto in South Brunswick Bus Crash

According to, bus driver Jamal Penten, 30, was charged today with assault by auto for the collision he was involved in last Thursday in South Brunswick on Route 130. The accident injured seven people, two of them seriously. The bus hit ten vehicles. Police charge that Penten was recklessly driving on Route 130 on […]

Tim O’Donnell and Daughter Bridget Die in Car Accident on the N.J. Turnpike


Tim O’Donnell, 48, and his daughter Bridget, 5, died after being involved in a three car collision on the New Jersey Turnpike on Monday, February 22d. reports that O’Donnell’s vehicle was rear-ended by a 1998 Mercedes Benz driven by Scott Hahn, 36, of Hamilton. O’Donnell was slowing to enter the 14C toll plaza in Jersey […]

Police blame speed and inattention in car crash killing 2 Mount Olive teens

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Robbie Howell / Car Photos / CC BY-ND Two male teens from Mount Olive were killed when the 1998 Dodge Durango they were driving hit a tree in the township’s Budd Lake section near Cassedy Road. The driver, 18, was set to graduate Mount Olive High School two days after the accident, and his passenger, […]

Leg Crushed by Crucifix Leads to Amputation and $3M Lawsuit

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Scott Hudson * / / CC BY Several media outlets reported that a catholic family man had his right leg amputated after a crucifix he was cleaning located outside a church in Newburgh crashed down into his leg. The amputation caused him to file a $3 million negligence lawsuit against the church. The victim, […]