Police Officer Tamby Yagan was killed in a vehicle crash near 150 Getty Avenue at approximately 11:00 am.
He suffered fatal injuries when his patrol car collided with a parked vehicle. He was transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.
Officer Yagan had served with the Paterson Police Department for 13 years and had previously served as a volunteer firefighter for the Prospect Park Fire Department. He is survived by his young son.