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Car Crashes into Tree in Newark's Central Ward


By: Jeff Sommes 

Police in Newark reported no severe injuries in a crash in the Central Ward Saturday morning. 

Emergency responders were called to the intersection of William Street and Springfield Avenue to investigate reports of a collision. 

Officers and EMS arrived and found a car slammed head-on into a tree with occupants out of the vehicle. 


A preliminary investigation appeared that the driver traveling westbound on Springfield Avenue lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway and crashed into a tree near Metropolitan Church. 

No other cars were involved in the collision. 

The incident is under investigation.