Nathaniel Young, of Rahway, is charged with eluding police, assault with a vehicle, and knowingly leaving the scene of an accident where there was serious bodily injury.
The pilot was the only person in the plane at the time of the crash.
It was a tough morning commute for drivers and NJ TRANSIT customers after three separate incidents snarled traffic and transit in and out of New York City on Monday.
The names of the victims will be released pending notification of next of kin.
West Caldwell police say the crash occurred shortly after 10 a.m. Saturday, about a half-mile from the Essex County Airport in Fairfield.
Traffic was allowed back on the northbound truck lanes between Interchanges 6 and 9 Thursday after crews finished cleaning up from Wednesday night’s crash.
It happened just after 6:30 a.m. Monday at Francis Lewis Boulevard and 49th Avenue.
It happened around 3 a.m. on Route 3 westbound near Route 46 and the Valley Road exit.
Lawyer Scott Rynecki said Breathalyzers and blood tests all came back negative.
A man was seriously injured Wednesday when his vehicle crashed into a guardrail in Centereach, Long Island.
One person was killed and many as nine were injured Tuesday – including a toddler – in a crash on Montauk Highway in Brookhaven, Long Island.
No one in the home was injured, but the residence did suffer structural damage, police said.
A car flipped over and got caught under a semi-trailer truck on the New York State Thruway in Yonkers Friday afternoon, leaving three people injured and snagging traffic.
It happened around 4:30 a.m. Monday on Amsterdam Avenue at 157th Street.
A woman has been arrested in connection with a crash that killed a man sitting on a park bench on Staten Island.