- Associated Press - Friday, January 22, 2016

MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) - State Police have identified the victims in a fatal crash of a New Jersey state prison transport van.

Thursday’s afternoon crash on Route 55 in Millville killed 44-year-old Jerry Siracusa of Elizabeth. A fellow inmate at Bayside State Prison, 30-year-old Raul Salazar of Ewing, was injured.

Also injured were 45-year-old Corrections Department officer Michael Rodriguez of Browns Mills, who was driving the van; and 43-year-old corrections officer Gregory Dubois of Buena.

They suffered serious injuries and were taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center City Division in Atlantic City. An update on their conditions wasn’t available Friday.

State police said the van struck a flatbed truck. The accident is under investigation.

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