Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Nutley Police Chief Thomas J. Strumolo announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Nutley Police Department are investigating a fatal motor vehicle incident that occurred overnight.
Officials say Timothy Keller, 35, of Nutley was killed last night when his Harley Davidson motorcycle collided with a Nissan Rogue at approximately 7 p.m.
The motorcycle was traveling north on East Passaic Avenue in Nutley. The driver of the car was preparing to turn into her driveway when the motorcycle driver lost control and struck the car, throwing the driver off the motorcycle. He was pronounced dead at University Hospital.
No charges have been filed against the driver of the car.
The investigation is active and ongoing.