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Man was allegedly drunk, possessed heroin when crashed with toddler in car

A Mays Landing man was drunk and had heroin in his car when he crashed in a parking lot with his young daughter in the car, police said. Justin Tamanini, 23, is charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI with a minor in the vehicle, possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia in the Sunday night crash. Police were called to the parking lot of the Mays Landing Diner at 10:35 p.m. for a single-car
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Mays Landing man killed in Egg Harbor Township crash

A Mays Landing man was killed in a two-car crash in Egg Harbor Township on Saturday night. The crash closed the westbound lanes of the Black Horse Pike near Tower Avenue for about six hours. fatal crash in Egg Harbor Township closed part of the Black Horse Pike for hours Saturday night. Jeffrey Weiss, who was driving a 1997 Toyota Corolla, was stopped on the Black Horse Pike heading west when John Rivera, driving a
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Girl injured after running into road, hitting A.C. mayor’s car

A 7-year-old girl was injured when she ran into the road in Atlantic City and struck the mayor’s car, police said. Officers responded to Route 30 in front of the HighGate Apartments at about 3:20 p.m. for the report of an accident involving Mayor Don Guardian, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Guardian was heading west in his city-issued vehicle when the girl ran into the road and struck the rear passenger door of the car, according
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Children injured when car struck by allegedly drunk driver

A Galloway Township woman was arrested for drunken driving after three children were injured in a car crash Sunday night. Kelly Ryan, 30, was driving down Lombard Street in Hamilton Township when she went through the stop sign at Cologne Avenue and crashed into a car driven by Jamie Thrunk-Pomaro, police said. Five juveniles ages 7 to 12 were also in Thrunk-Pomaro’s car, all of Galloway Township. An 11-year-old boy was seriously injured and had
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Pleasantville father dies in Galloway crash

A 21-year-old Pleasantville man was killed in a crash over the weekend. Ronnell Moore Jr., 21, was heading west on Aloe Street at about 6:20 a.m. Sunday, when his car left the road for an unknown reason near Breman Avenue, crossed over the eastbound lane and sideswiped a utility pole, according to the report. Moore’s car then swerved back toward the westbound lane, causing a Mays Landing driver heading east to swerve to avoid him.
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Three injured in Hamilton Township crash

Three people were injured in a three-car crash in Hamilton Township on Tuesday morning. Jorge Alvarado, 47, of Galloway Township, was stopped in the eastbound lane of Rt. 322, preparing to go into the Citgo gas station, when Avery Walker rear-ended him, according to the report. Then, Rochelle Lucas — who was also traveling east — struck the side of Walker’s vehicle, police said. Walker was trapped in her car, and had to be extricated
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Two injured in crash near high school

A man has been charged with drunken-driving after he crashed his vehicle near Atlantic City High School, and then left the scene with his passenger. Officers were called to Route 40 westbound for an overturned vehicle, and found the car had left the roadway, and struck a utility pole, breaking it in half, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. There was no one inside the vehicle, which was overturned. A search of the area found no one,
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Atlantic City man helps rescue woman trapped in car that went into the bay

An Atlantic City man saved a woman after the car she was a passenger in went into the bay off Fairmount Avenue early Sunday morning. Officers were called to the 3600 block at 4:36 a.m., and found the car fully submerged and three people needing medical attention. The driver, a 29-year-old Absecon man, had crashed through the bulkhead and into the bay. T.J. Andrews, who witnessed the crashed, dove in and helped the driver free
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Woman dies from injuries days after Hamilton Township crash

A Mays Landing woman injured in a one-car crash last week has died of her injuries. and child were injured in a one-car crash on Old Egg Harbor Road on Friday morning. Laura Day, 34, was traveling south May 5 on Old Egg Harbor Road, when she lost control after passing another car just after 10 a.m., Hamilton Township police said. The car then went off the road into the southbound shoulder, striking a utility
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Bicyclist struck in Pleasantville

Police have identified the two people involved in a Pleasantville crash that severely injured a bicyclist Monday. John Oriente, 62, of Somers Point was struck in the area of Bayview Avenue and Main Street after 2 p.m. by a car heading south driven by Stephen Goldstein, 52, of Northfield, Capt. Matt Hartman said. Oriente was still hospitalized Tuesday with severe injuries, Hartman said. Goldstein was not at fault and received no summonses, Hartman said. A
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