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NJSP Looking For Witnesses To Crash That Killed North Plainfield Woman, 29

Kristen Leary of North Plainfield, 29, died after being hit head-on by a wrong-way driver on the New Jersey Turnpike, authorities said.
Kristen Leary of North Plainfield, 29, died after being hit head-on by a wrong-way driver on the New Jersey Turnpike, authorities said. Photo Credit: Kristen Leary

The State Police are asking anyone who witnessed a deadly wrong-way crash or who was saw anything immediately prior to the crash to come forward, the agency said in a statement Monday. 

Around 1:46 a.m. Nov. 25, a 2013 was traveling north in the southbound express lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike in Woodbridge, near milepost 94.1. The Subaru crashed into a 2008 Honda head-on, killing the driver, 29-year-old Kristen Leary of North Plainfied. 

North Plainfield Crash Victim Was 'Fiercely Independent' 

Witnesses are asked to call the Cranbury Station Detective Bureau at 609-860-9000, ext. 4424. Anonymous tips are also welcome. 

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