Clifton, NJ – Fatal Motorcycle Crash at Paulison and Union AvenuesNew Jersey Legal News
Clifton, NJ (June 18, 2019) – A 16-year-old driver without a license has been charged after a fatal motorcycle crash at the intersection of Paulison and Union Avenues on Friday night.
At the time, police reported that the teen had been driving an SUV without a license when he struck a motorcyclist near the corner of the intersection around 9:00 p.m.
The motorcyclist has since been identified as 25-year-old Nadeem Asfour, who was brought to the hospital after being thrown from the motorcycle. He was tragically pronounced deceased a short time after the accident.
The teenager has since received charges for joyriding, aggravated assault, driving without a license, and causing a fatality. He was taken to a juvenile detention center but police have not yet released a name.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our sincere condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the victim involved in this accident.
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