OCEAN COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Michael D’Amore, of Jackson, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim in a Saturday fatal UTV crash in Ocean County.

Mike D’Amore, 58, was killed in a single-vehicle UTV crash in Lacey Township Saturday night.


According to reports, D’Amore was operating a Polaris Razor off-road vehicle in a wooded area known as Lacey Materials, when the vehicle came into contact with an embankment, went airborne and rolled over multiple times around 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

D’Amore was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Any possible witnesses to the crash should contact the Lacey Township Police Department at 609-693-6636. Officer Michael Hyle and Detective Michael Baldasari are investigating the crash.


Geo quick facts: Ocean County is a county located along the Jersey Shore in the southern portion of the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its county seat is Toms River. Since 1990, Ocean County has been one of New Jersey’s fastest-growing counties – Wikipedia.