UPDATE: Clifton Man Killed After Crashing into Sound Barrier on NJ-21

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Clifton Police Chief Mark Centurione announce that at approximately 2:49 a.m., on Saturday, police responded to the intersection of Route 21 and Exit 14 in the City of Clifton where a single vehicle had crashed.

Officials say a 2007 Audi A4, being operated by thirty-eight Franklin Cedeno, 38, of Clifton failed to negotiate the exit ramp and slammed into the sound barrier.

As a result of the crash, Mr. Cedeno was pronounced deceased on the scene, according to Passaic County officials.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Clifton Police Department Traffic Division at 973-470-5908.