SOMERSET, NJ - A 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries following a Monday afternoon crash on Hamilton Street, according to a news release. 

Police say they received a 9-1-1 call Monday at 3:05 pm reporting an accident at the intersection of Hamilton Street and Home Street. Responding officers found a two-vehicle crash involving a Toyota Highlander and a Yamaha YZF R6 motorcycle. 

Danyal Rizwan of Dayton was riding on the motorcycle and Mark Varga, 60, of Princeton was driving the Toyota, according to police. 

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Varga was trying to make a left-hand turn on to Hamilton Street from Home Street and Rizwan was driving eastbound on Hamilton Street at the time of the collision, according to police. 

Rizwan was transported to a local area trauma center by EMS personnel, according to police. 

"The factors that contributed to the crash are currently under investigation," FTPD Lt., Phil Rizzo said in a statement.   

The roadway was closed and members from the Franklin Township Police Department’s Traffic Safety Bureau responded to the scene. 

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact Ptl. Gilbert Martinez of the Franklin Township Police Department’s Traffic Safety Bureau at 732-873-5533 extension 3194 or gilbert.martinez@franklinnj.gov. 

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