Two Injured in Tow Truck Accident on Route 55 in Mantua, NJ
Mantua, NJ -- An incident involving a tow truck driver in Mantua, NJ left two people with injuries Friday, May 19, 2017.
The incident happened along Route 55 around 8:45 a.m.
According to police, the driver of the tow truck was loading a disabled vehicle onto the tow truck when for unclear reasons he was struck by a passing motor vehicle. The report claims the driver of truck, a man whose identity remains undisclosed, was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the passenger vehicle reportedly stopped at the scene of the incident and was hospitalized with minor injuries.
The official investigation into the incident is ongoing.
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