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Jason Champion, 41, and Nuwnah Laroche, 34, killed, police officer injured in crash on eastern spur of New Jersey Turnpike in Secaucus
Two pedestrians, identified as Jason Champion, 41, and Nuwnah Laroche, 34, were killed and a police officer identified as Arsenio Pecora, 44, was injured early Wednesday morning when Pecora struck the two with his police on the turnpike’s Eastern Spur northbound before the Vince Lombardi service area in Seacaucus. The two pedestrians were apparently in the left lane of the turnpikeand walking away from a disabled vehicle when the accident occurred. Investigation continues to determine if charges will be filed.