UPDATED: Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on Cedarbridge Avenue; 2nd Fatal Accident in Lakewood in 24 Hours
The motorcycle rider was transported to Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus with CPR in progress, officials say.
He succumbed to his injuries at about 4 PM, Traffic & Safety Sergeant Frank Work confirms to TLS.
A medevac was initially requested but cancelled due to the severity of the injuries.
One other patient was treated on scene and transported to Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus.
The victim was identified as David Rudy “Gee” Gaines. He was in his 40s.
“He was always smiling and always had nice things to say,” Inspection Department head Mike Saccomano told TLS. “He was Just a great guy to know and talk to.”
Committeeman Steven Langert also had nothing but nice things to say about Gaines.
“He always had a smile on his face and was a really great guy to be around,” Langert said.