New Jersey

Giovanni Esposito Killed in Car Accident on Route 1 in Union County, NJ

October 15, 2018
Victim's Name(s)
Giovanni Esposito
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Union County Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Semi-Truck
Route 1 and Route 9
Direction Traveled
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Victim was killed as a passenger in a vehicle that crashed into a stopped truck

Possible Liable Defendants

Ricardo Dos-Santos

What Happened

Union County Police released the name of the man killed in a drunk-driving accident on October 15th, 2018 in Union County, NJ. Giovanni Esposito was killed as a passenger in a vehicle driven by 29-year-old Ricardo Dos-Santos. Officials say the vehicle failed to stop and collided with a stopped semi-truck at a light. Dos-Santos was arressted and charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, speeding, failure to observe a traffic signal and failure to wear a seat-belt.

Request a Police Report

Get Police Report

Already have the police report? You might need an "Open Records Packet"

If that's not enough information, you might need an Open Records Packet. An ORP is essentially all evidence that the authorities have collected. It usually contains photos, witness statements, measurements, and more and goes way beyond the police report.