Hamilton Man Dies After Vehicle Overturns Near Mercer and Quaker Roads In Princeton

October 5, 2023

PRINCETON, NJ (MERCER)–Princeton Police report that last night, on October 4, 2023, at 11:45 p.m., Princeton Police were dispatched to Mercer Road in the area of Quaker Road on a report of an overturned vehicle off the roadway. The driver, Marc Leon 23, of Hamilton, NJ was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The initial on-scene investigation revealed that Leon was driving a 2019 Toyota Camry southbound on Mercer Road when the vehicle entered the southbound shoulder. The vehicle then struck a boulder and began to roll, eventually stopping on the northbound shoulder of Mercer Road.

The Police Department is requesting that anybody who witnessed the crash to contact Ptl. Jonathan Myzie at (609) 921-2100 ext. 1875

The cause of the crash remains under investigation. An additional press release will follow when new information becomes available.