PISCATAWAY, NJ — A freight train collided with a vehicle late Thursday night at a railroad crossing at the intersection of New Brunswick Avenue and Tyler Place killing a passenger and injuring the driver, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Chief Thomas Mosier of the Piscataway Police Department 

The investigation is being conducted by Traffic Safety Officer William Kloos of the Piscataway Police Department and Detective Jonathan Berman of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

The passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver was transported to a local hospital for medical attention. Neither was identified by police.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Kloos at (732) 562-7647 or Berman at (732) 745-4328.