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Parkway Accident Leaves 1 Dead, 4 Hurt, 2 Charged

State police say a good Samaritan who was helping another driver move a disabled vehicle off the Garden State Parkway was killed when he was struck by another car.Authorities say 26-year-old Eric Hernandez of New London, Conn. was driving under the influence of drugs when he hit 34-year-old Anibal Espinoza of North Plainfield. He’s charged with causing death or injury while driving unlicensed, and his passenger faces drug charges.

Authorities say icy conditions caused a driver to spin out Saturday afternoon on the highway in Lacey Township. Four men in a van, including Espinoza, stopped to help the driver push her car to a safer location.

Hernandez’s car the spun out and hit Espinoza.

The driver of the first car and the three other men all suffered minor injuries.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved)

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