State police: Man killed, 13 hurt when van overturns on I-295

A van carrying 14 people crashed and overturned on a major highway in Mercer County, killing a New York man and injuring all the other passengers.

News 12 Staff

Sep 30, 2021, 7:54 PM

Updated 930 days ago

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A van carrying 14 people crashed and overturned on a major highway in Mercer County, killing a New York man and injuring all the other passengers.
New Jersey state police say the accident in the northbound lanes of Interstate 295 occurred around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday near milepost 59 in Hamilton. Witnesses said the van veered off the right side of the highway and struck a guard rail, then slid back onto the road and overturned.
Four people were ejected from the vehicle. Daniel Del Carmen Marmol Batista, a 55-year-old Ridgewood, New York resident was killed, while two other passengers - a 47-year-old woman and a 19-year-old man - were hospitalized with undisclosed serious injuries.
The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.


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