New Jersey Transit Train Accident Injures As Many as 100 in Hoboken – NJ Train Accident Lawyer Comments

NJ.com and other news media is reporting that a New Jersey transit train crashed into the Hoboken station this morning, injuring as many as 100 and leaving at least one person dead. Witnesses say the train never slowed down for the station, instead crashing at speed into the crowded facility. The train came to rest […]

Juan Hernandez Jr. Charged With DWI In Connection With NJ Transit Bus Crash In Newark

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NBC4 reports that 36 year old Juan Hernandez  Jr. has been charged with DWI, leaving the scene of an accident, and other charges, after the car he was driving crashed into a NJ Transit bus crash Thursday morning. The accident occurred near the intersection of Bloomfield and Summer in Newark. Transit officials stated that five bus […]

Jason St. Phard Killed by NJ Transit Train In Hamilton

NJ.com reports that Jacob J. St. Phard, 18, was killed Sunday night by a NJ Transit train near the Hamilton Station. He was an outstanding soccer player for Notre Dame High School, and just signed a letter of intent to play for Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. Jacob, known by friends as ‘Coby’, was pronounced dead […]

Amtrak Employee Killed By NJ Transit Train Near Jersey Avenue Station in Brunswick

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NJ.com reports that an Amtrak employee was killed Tuesday morning by a NJ Transit train near the Jersey Avenue Station in Brunswick. Initially described as a “trespasser fatality”, NJ Transit now confirms that the person struck and killed was a worker for the federal train agency Amtrak. The employee’s identity has not been released, nor have any details […]

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

According to PlanetPrinceton.com, 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 […]

Five Injured in Jersey City Rail Station Escalator Accident

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Seite-3 / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-ND Five people were injured at Jersey City Rail Station after an escalator suddenly changed directions at an accelerated rate. Officials at the scene disclosed that no life-threatening injuries were sustained, as the victims’ injuries ranged from back and neck pains to cuts, scrapes, bruises, and bumps. As a precaution, […]

Fair Lawn Woman killed by NJ Transit train in Bergen County

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DBZ2313 / Foter.com / CC BY An NJ Transit train bound to Hoboken struck and killed a 47-year old Fair Lawn woman near the Broadway station one Tuesday morning. According to a transit spokesperson, the Bergen Line train hit the woman who was trespassing at the time of the accident, which occurred 400 feet north […]