Fatal Accident on Fallsburg Road

Local News

An accident on Fallsburg Road last night took life of one man and left another woman in the hospital.

38-year-old Christopher Kaluzne of Newark was traveling on Fallsburg Road between Stewart Road and Cedar Run Road when he drove off the right side and struck a guard rail. He then over corrected and the vehicle overturned ejecting Kaluzne. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His passenger, 52-year-old Jeanne Conard of Newark was trapped in the vehicle and flown to Grant Medical Center. Neither were wearing seat belts and alcohol is considered to be a factor in the crash. The crash remains under investigation.