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Passenger Killed in Piscataway Car Crash

By kcora on

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Scott Cartmell of the Piscataway Police Department said that a man was killed yesterday when the car he was a passenger in crashed into a concrete barrier and caught fire.


The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene in the early morning hours of May 6th.


Officials said the driver of a 2014 Toyota Camry hit a concrete barrier and the car caught fire on Stelton Road near Jessie Way. The driver of the Camry was taken to Robert Wood Johnson Hospital with serious injuries and underwent immediate surgery.


According to authorities, no charges have been filed, but an investigation is active and is continuing.


Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Constance Crea of the Piscataway Police Department at (732) 562-2340, or Detective Erik Larsen of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3263.