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Somerset Man Killed in I-287 Crash in Bedminster


NJ State Police are investigating a crash that killed a Somerset resident on a highway in Bedminster. 

Troopers responded to the crash at 4:20 a.m. on Interstate 287 south, milepost 22.4, Bedminster.

Officials said, based on a preliminary investigation, a Mazda passenger car was traveling south on I-287 in the area of milepost 22.4.

The Mazda struck pedestrian Mr. Juan S. Gonzalez - Genchi, 24, of Somerset, in the roadway.

As a result of the crash, police said Gonzalez-Genchi suffered fatal injuries.

The crash remains under investigation and officials had no other additional information available. 

It is not clear what Gonzalez-Genchi was doing on the highway at this time.