Tag Archive for accident

New Jersey toddler drowns in a septic tank

By Tucker Cummings
For Morbid
New Jersey

Tragedy struck a family in Lakewood after a toddler fell into a septic tank and drowned.

Marina Matias contacted authorities around 5 pm on March 12 to report that her 2-year old child, identified to the press only as J.C., had gone missing. Just hours after placing the call, the child was found dead in the tank.

Terror on 287

A single-engine plane crashed on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011 on Interstate 287 in Harding Township. Five people and a dog aboard the plane were killed, according to published reports.

Mysterious death of a Teaneck cop

Teaneck police Officer John Abraham was killed on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010 when his patrol car struck a utility pole. Hours earlier, Abraham had saved the life of an elderly man choking on a piece of steak.