SECAUCUS, NJ – A motorcyclist was killed following an accident on Tuesday night, sources report.
The accident happened on Route 3 at around 10:55 p.m.
A witness reported seeing a motorcyclist be thrown from their vehicle and into the Hackensack River near a bridge at 2 Harmon Plaza.
Emergency responders rushed to the scene and searched the river after finding victim’s helmet.
Authorities discovered the body of an unidentified male in the river. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police closed westbound lanes for an overnight investigation.
The cause of the crash is unclear.
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