Bridgewater Man, 22, ID'd As Victim Of Fatal Fiery Somerset Crash

A 22-year-old Bridgewater man died in a fiery crash earlier this week, authorities said.

Brian Conklin
Brian Conklin Photo Credit: Brian Conklin Facebook

Brian Conklin was behind the wheel of a vehicle that veered off Garretson Road at the intersection of Hill Lane, struck a tree and went up in flames around 9:35 p.m. Monday, Bridgewater police said in a statement.

Conklin's Facebook page shows that he attended Bridgewater-Raritan High School and worked as a DJ.

The cause remains under investigation. No other vehicles or individuals were involved.

Witnesses are urged to call Officer Greco at the Bridgewater Township Police Department at 908-722-4111 ext. 4186, email him at or call the Bridgewater Police TIPS line at 877-660-INFO (4636).  

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