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70-Year-Old Man Killed in Garden State Parkway Crash in Cranford

By rlsmetro on

NJ State Police are looking into the official cause of a crash that killed a senior man on a highway in Union County Saturday afternoon. 

State Police officials said the collision occurred at 12:02 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway near exit 137 ramp in Cranford. Crash

Officials said a preliminary investigation revealed that a Ford Five Hundred operated by Mr. Rick Attanasio, 70, of Iselin, ran off the road to the left, struck a metal delineator and a tree.    

State Police officials say Attanasio sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash.    

There were no other injuries reported.