UPDATE: Funeral Services Set for East Orange High School Senior Killed in I-280 Crash in West Orange

The family of an East Orange High School senior killed in a car crash on an NJ highway on Monday, October 29th has announced funeral services.

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According to officials, police responded to the area of Route 280 east near mile marker 7.2 in West Orange for a report of a crash shortly after 10 p.m.

Officials say an investigation into the crash revealed that a Ford Focus was traveling west on Route 280 when a tire blew out.

The vehicle lost control and left the road then overturned coming to a crashing halt on a guardrail.

NJ State Police to officials told RLS Metro Breaking News that the passenger in the vehicle Mr. Jared E. White suffered fatal injuries after being ejected from the car.

Officials say the driver suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Services for Jared White are this Friday, Nov 9, 2018, at 10 a.m. for the viewing and noon where funeral services will occur; all at The New Hope Baptist Church Of East Orange located at 144 Norman Street
East Orange, NJ 07017.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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