Truck driver lost control on icy road on Route 63 in Monday morning accident
Submitted by Howard Owens on December 11, 2013 - 10:16am
A semi-truck driver hit an icy patch on Route 63 near Transit Road early Monday morning causing the truck to leave the roadway, strike a utility pole and overturn.
The driver, Benito A. Taveras Fernandez, 43, of North Bergen, was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital.
Taveras Fernandez was driving a 2004 Freightliner northbound at 3:42 a.m.
The accident was investigated by Deputy Matthew Fleming.