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UPDATE: Bedminster Man Killed Rear-Ending Tractor Trailer on I-287 in Somerset County

Bernards Township

State Police are currently investigating a fatal crash that occurred on I-287 Wednesday morning at approximately 12:50 a.m.

According to state police officials, the accident happened near milepost 25.7 in Bernards Township where a Saturn Vue rear-ended a parked tractor-trailer.

Police said that the Saturn moved into the right sholder of the southbound lanes and struck the tractor-trailer.

Police say the driver of the car, Mr. Brandon Acquaire, 27, of Bedminster, sustained fatal injuries in the crash. 

According to police, there were no other injuries reported and the accident remains under investigation.