Updated: NJ Officer Killed In One-Vehicle Crash
ODMP | Associated Press
October 25, 2010
Updated: TEANECK, N.J. – Police Officer John Abraham was killed in an automobile accident on Teaneck Road at approximately 2:00 am.
Officer Abraham was on patrol on Teaneck Road between Holland Terrace and Bennett Street when his patrol car collided with a utility pole, causing him to suffer fatal injuries.
He was transported to Holy Name Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries a few hours later.
Officer Abraham had served with the Teaneck Police Department for 17 years. He is survived by his wife and son.
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — A single-car crash has claimed the life of a police officer in northern New Jersey.
The officer’s patrol car slammed into a utility pole across the street from Teaneck police headquarters around 2 a.m. Monday.
News 12 New Jersey reports officials have not released the name of the 37-year-old, 17-year veteran of the force.
He is survived by a wife and a child.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.