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One Person Injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident in West Milford

West Milford

Passaic County officials announce that at approximately 4:07 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, police responded to the area of 312 Germantown Road in the Township of West Milford in response to a crash involving two motor vehicles.

According to county officials, the crash involved a 2020 GMC Savana van that was being operated by Nicholas Kovatch, 28, of Hewitt, and a 2011 Honda Accord that was being operated by Yolanda Tineo, 64, of West Milford. 

County officials said that Ms. Tineo suffered serious injuries as a result of the collision and was transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment.

The investigation remains active and ongoing. More information will be released when it becomes available.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on their tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or or to contact the West Milford Police Department at (973) 728-2802.