MONROE – A 51-year-old Kendall Park man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday, township police said.

The accident took place on Daniel Road near the intersection with Avenue C.

Monroe police said the driver, identified as Joseph Deluca, crossed over the center yellow line in his 2013 Dodge Ram at around 5:15 p.m. leaving the road and hit several trees and “wedged between several trees.”

Deluca was transported to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The single-vehicle crash is still being investigated by Sgt. Anthony Trohalides and Officer Daniel Mosakowski. Anyone with information is asked to call traffic safety division at 732-521-0222, ext. 126. 

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Christopher Lang is a freelance correspondent for MonroeNow. Previously he was part of The Record-USA Today Network and served as an editor for a decade at NJMG.