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Pedestrian struck by bus in Pleasantville

An Atlantic City woman suffered a head injury after she was struck by the bike rack of a bus as she crossed a Pleasantville street Tuesday night. Elizabeth McAllister, 52,was found in the roadway of West Jersey Avenue near Main Street at about 8:50 p.m., Capt. Matt Hartman said. The bus’ bike rack — which was lowered with a bike mounted on it — had struck her. She was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s
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Pleasantville man charged with DWI after crashing in Atlantic City

For the second time in two days driving under the influence caused multiple crashes in Atlantic City, according to police. A Pleasantville man crashed into the lobby of the EconoLodge at Morris and Pacific avenues just after 5 a.m. Saturday, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. No one was injured. Jorge Parada, 22, of Pleasantville, initially fled the scene, but returned, according to the report. Officer Joseph Bereheiko investigated the incident and found that Parada first struck
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Man needs drug overdose antidote after causing two crashes in Atlantic City

A Connecticut man was charged with multiple driving offenses, including driving under the influence after crashing into the steps of the McDonald Express. Daniel Thompson, 27, of Fairfield, Conn., had to be given naloxone — used to reverse the affects of opiates — after he crashed his car in the 1500 block of Atlantic Avenue, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. He was revived by ambulance personnel and taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Division for
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Pleasantville police seek dirtbike rider who struck woman

Pleasantville police are looking for a man who struck a woman with his dirt bike, then ran from the scene. The woman in her 30s was struck at the intersection of Main Street and West Jersey, police said. The bike rider fled the scene, leaving his dirt bike behind, Capt. Matt Hartman said. Photos from surveillance video show the man, who is wearing a face mask. Anyone with information is asked to call police at
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EHT woman charged with DUI after hitting car and crashing into house

An Egg Harbor Township woman was charged with driving under the influence Tuesday, after she rear-ended another car, then struck a house. Christie Adkins, 46, was driving east on Zion Road when she hit another car, then lost control and struck a home at the corner of Renee Driver, Lt. Robert Gray said. There was major structurally damage to the home. The Bargaintown Volunteer Fire Company and Egg Harbor Township building inspector assisted at the
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Crash closes part of Atlantic City-Brigantine connector

Traffic was backed up after an accident on the Atlantic City-Brigantine Connector on Monday evening. Police were on scene near the tunnel heading toward Brigantine. No details were immediately available. But drivers are cautioned to avoid the area. New Jersey State Police are investigating.
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Arkansas man was allegedly drunk when he fled Hamilton crash

An Arkansas man was arrested after he allegedly fled a Hamilton Township crash while drunk. Steven Stewart was found hiding in brush after he flipped his car four times, and then ran from the scene into the woods, police said. Shantel Allmond, 49, of Mays Landing, was driving south on Cologne Avenue at 7:45 p.m., when her 2010 Acura was rear-ended by Stewart’s 2008 Toyota Corolla, according to the report. The impact caused Allmond’s car
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Three injured in one-car Hamilton crash

Three people were injured and traffic delayed for several hours due to a one-car crash Monday evening. The 2015 Dodge Dart was heading south on Grand Avenue after 5 p.m. when it left the road near Reega Avenue, striking several trees. An 18-year-old passenger had to be airlifted to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus. Two juvenile passengers were treated at the scene and taken to the city hospital. The juvenile occupants in the front
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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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