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1 dead, 2 seriously injured in high-speed crash in Jersey City: authorities

Posted at 7:06 AM, Dec 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-06 11:50:08-05

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — One man was killed and two others were injured during a high-speed collision in New Jersey early Friday.

Emergency responders were called to the intersection of John F. Kennedy Boulevard and Fairmount Avenue in Jersey City.

Video from AIR11 shows a taxi and an overturned SUV at the intersection. The debris field of the collision encompasses the entire intersection, which is currently closed to traffic, according to AIR11's Tom Kaminski.

One man was confirmed dead. His identity has not been released.

Two others sustained seriously injuries, according to Hudson County Prosecutor's Office.

The crash is under investigation