North Bergen residents in serious condition after car accident

Authorities are investigating an accident in North Bergen that left two people in critical condition, according to Hudson County District Attorney Esther Suarez.

On Wednesday, August 3, shortly after 2 a.m., members of the North Bergen Police Department responded to the intersection of River Road and Bulls Ferry Road in North Bergen following a report of a vehicle collision at motor with injured.

Upon arrival, North Bergen police discovered a collision involving two vehicles and several injuries.

Initial investigation by the Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the North Bergen Police Department found that one of the vehicles, a 2020 Honda Accord, was traveling south on River Road when it collided with a northbound 2015 Mercedes Benz CLA while turning onto Bulls Ferry Road.

The driver of the Mercedes-Benz, a 31-year-old resident of North Bergen, and the passenger of the Honda, a 21-year-old woman from North Bergen, were both injured in the collision and later transported by the emergency medical services. at Palisades Medical Center.

They were both transferred to Hackensack University Hospital where they are listed in critical condition.

The driver of the Honda, a 22-year-old man from Jersey City, was also injured in the crash.

Due to the severity of the injuries, the matter will be investigated by the Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit with assistance from the North Bergen Police Department.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hudson County District Attorney’s Office at 201-915-1345 or leave an anonymous tip at

All information will be kept confidential.

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