Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office and the New Jersey State Police are seeking information related to a fatal crash that occurred last Friday, June 2, on Route 80 Westbound in Montville, near mile marker 47.5.
At approximately 6:52 p.m., the State Police were notified of a motor vehicle crash that ultimately resulted in a fatality.
The investigation revealed that a black 2014 Nissan Rogue struck a white 2013 Suzuki Burgman motor scooter. The Nissan Rogue was operated by Michelle Perez, age 42. The Suzuki Burgman motor scooter was operated by Ismail Iqbal, age 32, who was fatally injured in the crash.
Perez was charged by way of a criminal complaint with 2nd degree Death by Auto and Driving Under the Influence.
The Prosecutor’s Office and State Police are asking anyone with information regarding this fatal crash to contact the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 973-285-6200.
For more information, contact Prosecutor’s Public Information Officer Fred Snowflack at [email protected] or at (973) 829-8159.