HAMPTON BOROUGH, NJ (Hunterdon County) – A man was killed early Saturday morning when he collided head-on with a tanker truck on Route 31 in Hunterdon County, according to New Jersey State Police Sergeant Alejandro Goez said.
The crash occurred at 3:11 a.m. on Route 31 northbound at mile post 39.4 in Hampton Borough, Goez said.
According to Goez, a Chevrolet Silverado, driven by Gennaro Sirianni, 54, of Belvidere, was traveling south in the northbound lane when he struck a tanker truck, driven by a 54-year-old man from Fort Lauderdale, FL, which was traveling northbound.
Sirianni suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the tanker truck was not injured, Goez said.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.