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April 6, 2017 – Serious Motor Vehicle Crash on US 22 West

Bridgewater, NJ – The Bridgewater Police Department’s Traffic Safety Bureau is investigating a motor vehicle crash that occurred on 4/5/17 at 1733 hours on US 22 West near Americas Best Value Inn.

Mark Dillon (age 62) of Norristown, Pennsylvania was operating a 2007 Yamaha FJR when he attempted to enter the right lane of travel of US 22 West from the property of Americas Best Value Inn. Dillon’s motorcycle made contact with a trailer that was being pulled by a Ford F-550 operated by James Irwin (age 34) of Somerville, New Jersey.   Dillon was airlifted to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick with serious injuries.

This crash is being investigated by Officer Douglas Thorsen. Any witnesses are asked to call (908)-722-4111 ext. 4154.

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