Paramus Police Officer Struck By Car
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 03, 2013, 05:04 PM EDT
On Thursday, October 3, 2013, at approximately 10:35 am, a Paramus Police Officer was struck by a motor vehicle while directing traffic at the intersection of Paramus Road and Glen Avenue in Paramus.
Officer Kurtis Massey, 27 years of age, was struck by a 2005 Honda Accord, operated by Veronica Asdoorian, 85 years of age of Waldwick, NJ, while he was directing traffic at a detour for utility pole work in the area. The Honda Accord was making a left turn from Glen Avenue onto Paramus Road southbound. Massey was transported to Hackensack Medical Center where he is being treated for a compound fracture to his leg. He is in good condition.
The driver of the Honda received a motor vehicle summons for Careless Driving, 39: 4-97.
Kenneth R. Ehrenberg
Chief of Police
Paramus Police Department