Payne, Jr. Statement on Fatal Bus Crash in Newark

Aug 19, 2016 Issues: Local Issues

Newark, N.J. –Today, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement on the fatal NJ Transit bus crash in Newark, New Jersey that killed one person and injured at least 19 others:

“My thoughts and prayers go out to those affected by today’s terrible tragedy. I want to thank the first responders who swiftly came to the aid of passengers. Newarkers are strong and resilient, and we stand together with the families and entire Newark community as they begin to recover from this horrible incident.”