JERSEY CITY, NJ - A Queens woman has been arrested and charged with Assault by Auto after allegedly causing a crash that critically injured Port Authority Police Officer Peter Siano, III who was assisting at the scene of a prior motor vehicle accident on Route 139 in Jersey City early Tuesday morning. 

Officer Siano remains hospitalized in critical but stable condition at the Jersey City Medical Center.

Amendeep Tiwana, 27, who investigators believe was traveling at an excessive rate of speed when the crash occurred, is scheduled to appear in Processing Court in the Hudson County Administration Building at 9:00 a.m. on May 20, 2020.

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