Glen Ridge Car Accident: Teen boy killed in “tragic” solo-crash in Brookdale Park.
The deceased victim in a single-vehicle crash that happened in Brookdale Park late Sunday, is now identified as a 16-year-old Glen Ridge boy.
The Essex County Prosecutor’s Crime Scene Investigations Bureau is investigating the crash which happened at approximately 11:30 p.m.
The Prosecutor’s Office stated that there were four kids in the car, all of them were from Glen Ridge. To nearby hospitals they were transported. The 16-year-old boy, who was riding in the backseat, was declared dead on January 16 at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson at 12:04 a.m.
Investigations are ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office tips line at 877-TIPS-4EC or 877-847-7432.