Two people die in head-on collision on Riverview Drive in Perth Amboy
PERTH AMBOY – Two people died and three others were injured in a head-on collision involving two vehicles Friday afternoon on Riverview Drive.
At around 4 p.m. Friday, Perth Amboy Police responded to Riverview Drive following a report of a vehicle collision. A total of five people were injured and trapped in the mutilated vehicles and were quickly rescued by city firefighters, authorities said.
Sadly, two of the victims involved succumbed to their injuries and an additional passenger is listed in critical condition at a local trauma center. A driver and a minor passenger in the second vehicle were taken to a local hospital for assessment, police said.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Perth Amboy Police Chief Larry Cattano at 732-442-4400.
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