UPDATE: Yonkers NY Man Killed in Clifton Car Wreck

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Clifton Police Chief Thomas Ronaldo announce that at approximately 8:42 a.m., on today, police responded to the intersection of Route 21 North and Route 3 in the City of Clifton where a single vehicle had crashed.

A 2010 Toyota Corolla, being operated by sixty Denis Murphy, 60, of Yonkers, New York, failed to negotiate the exit ramp.

As a result of the crash Mr. Murphy was transported to Saint Mary’s Hospital in Passaic, New Jersey, where he was pronounced deceased at 9:42 a.m.

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.