Bridgewater, NJ – On Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 1559 hrs, the Bridgewater Police Department responded to Easton Turnpike in the area of Bridgeway Care Center to investigate a motor vehicle crash involving a bicyclist. The operator of the vehicle was identified as 63 year old, Jeffrey Kampf of Hillsborough, New Jersey. Kampf had been traveling east on Easton Turnpike in a 2015 BMW X1. The cyclist was identified as 75 year old, Peter Castle of Bridgewater, New Jersey. Castle had been traveling east on Easton Turnpike in the right shoulder.
Castle was transported to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – New Brunswick with life threatening injuries.
The crash is still under investigation by the Bridgewater Township Police Department’s Traffic Safety Bureau.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Bridgewater Police Traffic Safety Bureau or the Bridgewater T-I-P-S line at 877-660-INFO (4636).