RAHWAY – An Elizabeth teen died Sunday after the sport utility vehicle he was driving veered off the road and struck a traffic light pole just after 4 a.m.
Joel Moleiro, 19, was driving on U.S. Highway 1&9 at about 4:10 a.m. on Sept. 27 when he crashed into a traffic signal pole at Randolph Avenue. He was pronounced dead at the scene 20 minutes later, having suffered injuries to his head, legs and arms.
Police were still investigating the accident Monday morning.
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