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Buena Vista man killed in crash into Mullica River

A Buena Vista Township man was found dead Monday morning after his car crashed into the Mullica River. Robert Ramos, 31, of the township’s Newtonville section, was found dead inside his Honda Civic by members of the Sweetwater Fire Department Cold Water Rescue Team. Mullica Township police along with firefighters and AtlantiCare EMS were called to the 4500 block of Pleasant  Mills Road just after 7 a.m. for the report of a car in the
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Weymouth Township woman killed in Hamilton crash

Hamilton Township police are investigating a crash that killed a woman Monday afternoon. The woman was driving a Toyota Camry west on Route 40 when she crossed over the center line and sideswiped a van heading east, police said. The Camry continued down Route 40 about a half-mile where it left the road on the west side and struck several trees at milepost 49.1, police said. The 55-year-old woman from Dorothy in Weymouth Township was
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EHC man seriously injured in Hamilton Township crash

A man was seriously injured Friday in a crash at the Atlantic City Expressway exit onto Wrangleboro Road in Hamilton Township. Marissa Realdine, 18, of Runnemede, was exiting the expressway at Exit 12, when she failed to see oncoming traffic, according to police. Realdine entered Wrangleboro Road north into the path of Edwin Maldonado, and the two cars crashed, according to the report. Neither Realdine nor either of her passengers was injured. Maldonado, 36, of
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Three-car crash in Pleasantville

A three-car crash blocked off part of Main Street near Dunkin’ Donuts in Pleasantville on Friday night. Police and an ambulance were on the scene of the crash at the Black Horse Pike and Decatur Avenue, Capt. Matt Hartman said. The crash happened at about 6:15 p.m. It was unclear if there were any injuries.
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Pedestrian struck by car in Pleasantville

A Pleasantville man is in critical condition after he was struck by a car Thursday. Officers were called to the Black Horse Pike and New Road at 5:41 p.m., and found Catarino Marquez, 48, lying unconscious and not breathing in the roadway, Capt. Matt Hartman said. He had severe head injuries. Marquez was crossing outside of the crosswalk and was in the outside lane when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Rolando Garcia,
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Crash has section of Ocean Heights in EHT blocked off

A Mays Landing woman driving while impaired and without a valid license was severely injured in a crash that closed an Egg Harbor Township road Tuesday night, police said. The crash happened just before 8 p.m. on Ocean Heights Avenue near the Hamilton Trails golf course. The road was closed for about three hours. Krystal Maxwell-Home, 27, was  in a 1999 Ford Ranger traveling east in the westbound lane when she struck a 2014 Nissan
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Lower Township man gets second DWI in a week

A Lower Township man was issued his second drunken-driving charge in a week Monday. Lower Township police were called to a one-car crash in the 700 block of Tabernacle Road on Monday night, police said. There, they found that Jason Poole, 39, of the township’s North Cape May section, had run off of the roadway and struck a utility pole, according to the report. Poole was charged with driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain lane
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Man injured in Hamilton Township crash

One driver was injured in a Hamilton Township crash Thursday morning. Police responded to Route 50 just north of Oak Street in the township’s Laureldale section shortly after 7 a.m. Jasmine Schumaker and Andrew Jepson were both headed south on Route 50, when they somehow impacted each other, according to police. Schumaker, 24, of Mays Landing, had minor damage to the front of her vehicle and stayed on the road. She was not injured. Jespon,
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Driver injured in crash with Boardwalk ramp

A man was injured when he flipped his vehicle after hitting an Atlantic City Boardwalk ramp. The 55-year-old Forked River man, whose name was not released, was traveling down Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at a high rate of speed, witnesses told police. He struck the ramp, causing the vehicle to flip on its side and strike a building, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. The driver was removed from the vehicle by members of the
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Three hurt in Pleasantville crash

Three people were injured in a crash late Tuesday afternoon in Pleasantville. Police were called to North Main Street and Mulberry Avenue at 4:24 p.m. for a two-car crash, police said. Onyemezie Wokocha, 54, of Absecon, was heading south on Main Street when his driver’s side was struck by a Ford F-150 heading west on Mulberry Avenue. Wokocha was driving a Dodge minivan. The truck was driven by Matthew Stollenwerk Jr., 21, of Atlantic City. Three
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