A New Jersey man was killed when the van he was driving crashed and burst into flames on a Pennsylvania street Monday afternoon, authorities stated.
John J. Gallagher, 63, of Middlesex, was the solely particular person concerned within the single-vehicle crash, Berks County Deputy Coroner Terri Straka stated Tuesday.
The crash befell Monday simply earlier than midday when Gallagher’s automobile, a van owned by AAA Worldwide Transportation, crashed right into a tree alongside North Water Avenue close to Tulpehocken Forge Street in Heidelberg Township, Straka stated.
A passerby noticed the van and stopped. Because the particular person known as emergency responders, the automobile burst into flames, she stated.
The demise has been dominated unintentional, Straka stated.
A consultant of the Clinton-based AAA Worldwide Transportation declined remark.
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