Motorcyclist killed in crash on I-80 in Morris County
WHARTON BOROUGH, NJ (Morris County) – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash Friday night in Morris County, New Jersey State Police Sergeant Lawrence Peele said.
The crash happened at 11:30 p.m. on Interstate 80 eastbound in the area of mile post 33.6 in Wharton Borough, Peele said.
A preliminary police investigation revealed that a BMW motorcycle, driven by John Nicholson, 31, of Parsippany, ran off the left side of the roadway and struck the guard rail causing Nicholson to be ejected, Peele said.
Nicholson was pronounced dead at the scene, Peele said.