MARMORA — State Police have identified the driver of a pickup truck who died in a fiery crash that occurred at 3:58 a.m. here at Tuckahoe Road and Church Road on Tuesday, Feb 10.
According to police, Joshua Fehrle, 20, of Petersburg, was driving east on Tuckahoe Road when his truck left the road for an unknown reason and struck two trees. The truck then caught fire and was quickly engulfed in flames.
An autopsy revealed Fehrle died instantly on impact.
Marmora Fire Department, Upper Township Rescue Squad and Medic 8 were all dispatched to the scene with State Police for a report of a one-vehicle accident on County Road 631 at milepost 4, eastbound, with the vehicle into the woods and on fire.
Marmora Fire Department, which was first on scene, reported a pickup truck had struck a utility pole and that it was on fire.
At 4:12 a.m., troopers on the scene reported one fatality and requested the medical examiner to the scene.
The accident is under investigation by Trooper C. Conrad of the Woodbine station and the New Jersey State Police Fatal Accident Unit.
Contact Scheeler at: (609) 404-6515 or email@example.com
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