Green Dragon AccidentGreen Dragon Accident

FAIR LAWN, NEW JERSEY (UNF NEWS) — On the evening of February 5th – a vehicle drove through the Green Dragon restaurant, which is located at 19-01 Fair Lawn Avenue in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Fair Lawn Police located a red Ford Escape which was driven by an 82-year-old female from Elmwood Park, New Jersey in the interior of the restaurant. The driver informed police officers on-scene that she was driving when her vehicle ‘took off on her’, jumped the curb, struck 2 bollards, and crashed through the front windows of the dining room which was occupied by customers and employees. A 41-year-old male customer and a 35-year-old male employee, both of Fair Lawn, were injured by flying debris. Injuries to the customer and employee were non-life threatening. The customer was transported to Valley Hospital in Ridgewood and the employee was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center, both by Fair Lawn Volunteer Ambulance. The building sustained minor structural damage which the restaurant owner was able to address. The accident is still under investigation by police.

By Kyle Mazza

I have photographed and reported on several concerts, galas, press conferences and special events since I was 8-years-old. I am the holder of a New York City Press Credential, Maryland State Press Credential and White House Press Credentials. I cover President Joe Biden, covered Former President Donald J. Trump and at other times candidates for President including then Former Vice President Joe Biden while he campaigned, Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Elizabeth Warren and others. I took part in overseas trips with Former President Trump as part of the White House Traveling Press. I have also covered Former President Barack Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama. I have covered events in Canada including events with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau such as the Visit of Vice President Mike Pence and Prime Minister Trudeau in Ottawa and other high-profile events such as the Open Government Partnership and the 2020 Presidential Debate with Former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald J. Trump in Nashville, Tennessee and the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate with Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris in Salt Lake City, Utah. I have covered several entertainment and red carpet events including the 2016 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball in Philadelphia, PA, Washington, DC and the Z100 JingleBall Announcement Event with Daya and Charlie Puth in New York, NY in 2016. I have also covered two Miss America Pageant's and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2020 in New York, NY. Other notable events that I have covered include the Democratic National Convention in 2016 and the Visit of Pope Francis to New York, NY in 2015. Follow me on Twitter @KyleMazzaWUNF and on Instagram @KyleMazzaWUNF.