PARSIPPANY — Mr. Justin Marion, 19, Morris Plains, was traveling eastbound on Route 46 in the center lane.
Mr. Daniel Flynn, 28, West Caldwell, was traveling eastbound on Route 46 in the right lane.
Mr. Marion stated as his vehicle passed the intersection of Route 46 and New Road he activated his turn signal and looked over to the right lane before attempting to switched lanes to be able to enter the Shell gas station; he did not see the 2015 Honda Civic driven by Mr. Flynn until he crashed into it.
Mr. Flynn stated he was traveling in the right lane when he saw the 2003 Honda Odyssey enter his lane of travel, but he was unable to stop his vehicle and the crashed into his vehicle causing it to overturn.
A witness at the scene indicated that she was traveling behind Mr. Marion in the middle lane, when it slowed down and attempted to change lanes and make a right into the gas station, when he crashed into Mr.Flynn causing his vehicle to flip over. Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Officer Wandely Czajka investigated the accident and determined that Mr. Marion is at fault for improper lane change.
Both vehicles were towed from the scene by Eagle Towing. There was also damage to the Stop Sign located on the property of 25 Route 46.
Mr. Flynn was transported to Morristown Medical Center by Par-Troy Emergency Medical Services.
CORRECTION: In an earlier post of this story we mistakenly indicated Hiawatha Towing removed the vehicles, instead of Eagle Towing.