Police departments in Hudson County were swamped with service calls due to the black ice storm. Here are numbers shown in three different towns of Hudson County:
North Bergen received over 300 service calls and 34 EMS calls on Sunday, all relating to the icy
conditions. A total of 100 MVA (motor vehicle accidents) were reported.
Union City reported 41 MVA without injuries and 2 with injuries. We will update you with more
information on these injuries once available.
Kearny received 38 calls reporting MVA and pedestrians falling and Harrison reported 4 MVA.
Reference: Hudson County TV (2014, January 18). Multiple Accidents in Hudson County due to Icy Roads. Retrieved from http://hudsoncountytv.com/multiple-accidents-in-hudson-county-due-to-icy-roads/
Reference: Hudson County TV (2014, January 10). Black Ice Storm caused over 400 accidents in NJ. Retrieved from http://hudsoncountytv.com/black-ice-storm-caused-over-400-accidents-in-nj/