2 officers remain hospitalized after fatal wrong-way crash

(AP) - Two New Jersey police officers remained hospitalized in critical but stable condition days after they were injured in a wrong-way crash in New York City that killed another officer and a friend.

News 12 Staff

Mar 23, 2015, 7:28 PM

Updated 3,319 days ago

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2 officers remain hospitalized after fatal wrong-way crash
(AP) - Two New Jersey police officers remained hospitalized in critical but stable condition days after they were injured in a wrong-way crash in New York City that killed another officer and a friend.
Linden police Capt. James Sarnicki on Monday says there is nothing new to report on the medical conditions of Officers Pedro Abad and Patrik Kudlac.
Another Linden officer, 28-year-old Frank Viggiano, and the officers' friend, 28-year-old Joe Rodriguez, were killed in Friday's crash.
Authorities said the four men were headed home from a strip club when their car drove the wrong way down the highway and crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer. The officers were off-duty.
The truck driver suffered injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
Viggiano's viewing is scheduled for Wednesday with his funeral on Thursday in Linden.


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