State Trooper, Motorcyclist Hurt In Sussex County Crash Involving Marked SUV

A state trooper and a motorcyclist were hurt in a Sussex County crash involving a marked police SUV, authorities said.

New Jersey State Police

New Jersey State Police

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The crash occurred at the intersection of Route 565 and Linn Smith Road at milepost 1.41 in Frankford Township on Monday, August 15, NJSP Trooper Charles Marchan told

A marked New Jersey State Police Ford SUV was heading south on Route 565 when it collided with a Harley Davidson motorcycle at the intersection with Linn Smith Road just after 4:40 p.m., Marchan said.

The motorcyclist suffered moderate injuries, and the trooper suffered minor injuries in the crash, authorities said.

The accident remains under investigation. Additional details were not released.

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