KNOWLTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – A 37-year-old man from Lake Hopatcong was killed Friday evening after the motorcycle he was riding and a Nissan collided in Warren County, according to New Jersey State Police spokesperson Alejandro Goez said.
The crash occurred at 5:52 p.m. on Route 46 at milepost 2.6 in Knowlton Township, Goez said.
According to Goez, a Nissan Pathfinder and Harley-Davidson motorcycle were traveling east on Route 46 when the Pathfinder slowed and attempted to turn into the ACI Truck Stop, located at 55 Route 46.
The motorcycle then entered the westbound lanes and struck the driver side of the Nissan. The motorcycle overturned and the driver, Joshua Valentine, was ejected, Goez said.
Valentine sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, Goez said.
The driver of the Nissan sustained minor injuries, Goez said.
The accident remains under investigation, Goez said.