Fiery Lincoln Drive collision claims man’s life

Police are investigating a fatal crash on Lincoln Drive Tuesday afternoon. Credit: Google Images
Police are investigating a fatal crash on Lincoln Drive on Tuesday afternoon.
Credit: Google Images

One man was killed and another injured in a fiery Lincoln Drive collision Tuesday afternoon.

The deadly two-car collision happened just after 4:30 p.m near Morris Street.

Police were not identifying the man killed in the crash as of about 8:30 Wednesday morning.

A Ford Taurus reportedly traveling along Lincoln Drive at a high rate of speed crossed over into 0ncoming traffic and collided with a pickup truck.

The Taurus’ driver died in a fire attempting to escape his vehicle. His leg had become stuck in the car due to damage it sustained in the crash.

The pickup’s driver was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center for treatment of nonlife-threatening injuries.



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