MAN DRIVES CORVETTE THROUGH CHINESE RESTAURANT IN RARITAN TWP
July 18, 2017
@ approximately 8:40 PM – Police were called to the Great Wall Chinese Restaurant on Reading Road for a vehicle that had crashed into the building. Investigation on scene revealed that a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette had driven over the curb, onto the sidewalk and then struck the exterior wall and front windows of the restaurant.
The vehicle continued into the restaurant striking tables and chairs and then the main service counter before coming to rest. The driver of the Corvette, Jeffrey W. Bosco, age 39 of Bridgewater, NJ was found to be unconscious after apparently suffering from a medical emergency. Members of the Flemington-Raritan First Aid and Rescue Squad and the Raritan Township Fire Company extricated Bosco from the vehicle. He received treatment on scene for a medical emergency and was transported to Hunterdon Medical Center.
A customer in the restaurant, Marianna F. Vastino, age 35 of Raritan Township, was struck by glass, debris, tables and the vehicle and was knocked to the ground. Vastino was also transported to Hunterdon Medical Center for treatment of multiple lacerations to her feet, lower, legs, hand and head. The Great Wall Restaurant suffered significant damage and is currently unable to be open for business. Investigation by Cpl. Christopher Vallat.