Ridgefield, NJ – Yusuf Bakmaz Loses Life in Fatal Accident on Broad Ave
Ridgefield, NJ (June 28, 2023) – Yusuf Bakmaz, age 19, lost his life in a fatal traffic collision reported in Ridgefield, Bergen County. The incident took place on Friday night, June 23.
Police say Bakmaz, a Garfield resident, was killed after his vehicle was involved in a collision with another car before crashing into a Korean restaurant called Karden on Broad Avenue.
Bakmaz was a student at Montclair State University, according to reports. His girlfriend also suffered injuries in the collision, sources said.
At this time, police in Ridgefield continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
We want to offer our sincere condolences to the deceased victim’s family at this time. We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured party.
Nothing further has been reported concerning this fatal crash in Ridgefield.
New Jersey Car Crashes
Car accidents are, unfortunately, extremely common in the United States and across the state of New Jersey. Each year, over 6 million auto accidents occur across the nation that cause injuries to more than 3 million people and take the lives of roughly 40,000. In the state of New Jersey specifically, approximately 270,000 reported accidents occur per year. These collisions involve all kinds of vehicles, including cars, trucks, vans, semi-trucks, and motorcycles.
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