WANTAGE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Sussex County) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash on Route 284 in Sussex County Sunday morning, New Jersey State Police spokesperson Sergeant Philip Curry said.
The crash occurred at 11:10 a.m. on Route 284 northbound at milepost 2.3 in Wantage Township, Curry said.
A preliminary police investigation revealed that John Veres Jr., 50, of Montague , NJ, was operating a Honda motorcycle north on Route 284 when the motorcycle ran off the road to the right and impacted a snowbank, Curry said,
Veres was ejected from his motorcycle and sustained serious injuries, Curry said.
The road was closed for approximately 3 hours. The cause of the crash remains under investigation, Curry said.