The State Regional Medical Examiners Office will determine the official cause of death for a man found hanging in Newark’s North Ward Wednesday.
Commuters riding the NJ Transit Light Rail Train were horrified when they observed the lifeless body of a man hanging in a wooded section of the tracks between Bloomfield and Park avenues around 7 a.m.
Emergency responders rushed to the scene and found the unidentified man dead.
Authorities have not ruled out homicide or suicide at this time.
The investigation remains active and ongoing.