Authorities investigating ‘serious motor vehicle crash’ in Jersey City that injured Bayonne man

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The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit is investigating “a serious motor vehicle crash” in Jersey City that injured a Bayonne man, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced.

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By John Heinis/Hudson County View

The crash involved two cars that occurred this morning at approximately 6:30 a.m. on Route 440 South in Jersey City, at the intersection with Route 185 South, in which one of the drivers sustained serious injuries, Suarez said in a statement.

According to the initial investigation, the victim, a 34-year-old Bayonne man, was traveling southbound on Route 440 when his vehicle, a 2012 Honda Accord, was struck by a second driver who was traveling southbound on Route 185 operating a 1992 Toyota Celica.

Both drivers were transported to the Jersey City Medical Center, but the driver of the Toyota has been released, having only sustained minor injuries authorities said.

The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit is actively investigating this incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at: http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/.

All information will be kept confidential.