“This morning, at approximately 4:50 AM, the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the Bayonne Police Department asking for assistance with a fatal pedestrian struck. 

The striking vehicle, a 2004 MAC garbage truck, owned by Suburban Disposal Inc out of Fairfield NJ, and driven by Mr. Daniel E Peek, 44, of Union City, NJ, struck and killed a Caleb J. Serrano, 32, of New York, New York, while making a left turn onto Avenue C from 55th Street. 

The driver remained on scene with the vehicle. The Crash remains under investigation by the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office and the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.”

Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari