BRANCHBURG NJ – A motorcyclist and passenger, both identified as Hillsborough residents, were injured in a collision with a tractor trailer at the intersection of Route 22 West and County Line Road Tuesday afternoon, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.
The names of the two injured riders were not released; the driver was identified as a man, 60, and the passenger as a 55-year-old woman Their injuries were described as serious but non-life-threatening. They were transported to an area trauma center by ambulance.
Robertson said Branchburg Police responded after receiving a call about the collision at 1:15 p.m.
There was a brief traffic delay as police investigated and cleared the accident scene.
Police did not provide any information about the driver of the trailer truck or driver.
Robertson requests anyone with information relating to this incident to contact the Branchburg Police Department at (908) 526-3830 or via the STOPit app. The STOPit app allows citizens to provide anonymous reports including videos and photos. STOPit can be downloaded to your smart phone for free at the Google Play Store or Apple App Store, access code: SOMERSETNJ.
Information can also be provided through the Somerset County Crime Stoppers’ Tip Line at 1-888-577-TIPS (8477). All anonymous STOPit reports and Crime Stopper tips will be kept confidential.