Driver crashes after being shot in West Farms

Police say a man was shot in the head as he drove his car in West Farms.



They say the man was shot in the head while driving a green Chrysler at around 3:30 a.m.



He then crashed into green scaffolding on the side of a deli.



The 27-year-old driver was rushed to Saint Barnabas Hospital, where he is in critical condition.



Police say there was a passenger in the car, but that person wasn't injured. 


sorry to interrupt
your first 5 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 5 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."