ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Police and EMS responded to an accident at approximately 1:35 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon on Third Avenue near Hamilton Street. 

The driver, 19-year-old Steven Castigila of Elizabeth, lost control of his Mercury Tracer and crashed into a BMW 325 that was parked on Third Avenue. Castigila’s car then jumped the curb, ending up in the grass stopping just short of hitting a tree. 

According to Castigila, “I was upset and just lost control of the car.” He refused treatment at the scene and no other injuries were reported. 

The owner of the BMW was not present at the time of the accident.