Highland Lakes Motorcyclist Struck By Motorist

Stephan Gubar, 61, of Highland Lakes in Vernon, was killed in a Wayne motorcycle accident after he was struck by a motorist on Route 23. According to this news report, 51-year-old Ernest Gaud of Rahway, suffered a medical episode at the time of the crash and lost control of his vehicle, striking the cyclist. Gaud will not face any criminal charges in connection with this incident, police said.

Gubar suffered severe head injuries in the crash that later became fatal, which occurred when Gubar was stopped in traffic near Packanack Lake Road. Gaud’s car knocked him and his motorcycle from behind. Officials also say Gubar wasn’t wearing a federally approved helmet. Gubar’s helmet reportedly flew off his head on impact.

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