LINDEN, NJ - Linden Police officers were on the scene of a fatal crash that involved a motorcycle, Wednesday evening.

At approximately 6:20 p.m. officers responded to Roselle Street and Monmouth Ave after reports of a serious motor vehicle crash involving a motorcycle.

Preliminary reports indicate that the motorcyclist was driving a 2004 Suzuki north on Roselle Street when he collided with a 2007 Honda CRV.

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The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased on scene.

The driver of the vehicle was treated on scene and airlifted to Newark University Hospital in critical condition.

The crash remains under investigation by the Linden Police Department Traffic Bureau.

If you or anyone you know may have information regarding this matter, please contact Investigator Peter Kozak at (908) 474-8505.

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