UPDATE: Motorcyclist dies after collision in Glen Ridge


Date Published: 2022/09/29

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — A 22-year-old Bloomfield man died Tuesday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a car in south Glen Ridge, according to NJ.com.

The fatal collision occurred near the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and High Street at around 4:00 p.m.

Glen Ridge Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said the young man was operating a Yamaha YZF motorcycle when it was involved in a wreck with an Audi Q5.

The rider suffered “severe” injuries and was rushed to Newark’s University Hospital. At 4:45 p.m., he was pronounced deceased.

At this time, officials have not reported any pending charges against the other driver.

An investigation remains underway.

Written by: Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers
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