One Killed, One Injured in East Orange Crash


Date Published: 2021/05/11

EAST ORANGE, NJ – One person was killed and another left critically injured after a two-vehicle crash in Essex County early Sunday morning, according to local news sources.

According to Chief Assistant Prosecutor of the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, Thomas Fennelly, the wreck occurred around 6:00am in the intersection of Freeway Drive and South Harrison Street in East Orange, involving a passenger vehicle and a tanker truck. The driver of the passenger vehicle was transported to the hospital with critical injuries, while a passenger in the vehicle died at the scene.

No more information available about the wreck is available at this time. We are monitoring this story for updates.


Written by: Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers
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