The man killed in a violent crash on Route 20 early Wednesday morning has been identified as 39-year-old Dane Johnson of Paterson, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Johnson was operating a 2003 Dodge Caravan that went off the roadway near East 33rd Street and crashed into a pole at around 4:33 a.m., authorities said.
Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.
Police continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call 973-321-1112.