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Senior Woman Killed in Roseland Two-Car Crash


By: Richard L. Smith 

Acting Essex County officials reported today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Crime Scene Investigations Bureau(CSIB) is investigating a two-car collision in Roseland that caused the death of Ms. Christine Perrella,70, of Caldwell. 


According to authorities, on January 9, at 12:11 p.m., Roseland Police notified CSIB of a two-vehicle collision that occurred near 101 Eisenhower Parkway in Roseland.

Officials said Perrella, the driver of one of the vehicles, was transported to Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center but succumbed to her injuries. 

At this time, no charges have been filed.


The investigation is active and ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432.

Calls will be kept confidential.