Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash
On July 11th 2019 at approximately 1:00 AM The Berkeley Township Police Department responded to Dover Rd approximately 1/2 mile south of Pinewald-Keswick Rd for a vehicle on fire in the woods. The Pinewald-Pioneer Fire Department also responded to assist.
Preliminary investigation shows that this crash involved one vehicle . This vehicle was traveling north on Dover Rd when it veered off to the shoulder And into the woods, striking trees. The vehicle, a 2019 Ford F-150 , then overturned and caught fire. The male elderly victim was then ejected from the vehicle. The victim was pronounced deceased at scene.
This crash is still under investigation by Patrolman Michael Bulwinski and Patrolman Ryan Wahl of the Berkeley Township Police Departments Traffic Safety Unit. Anyone with information on this crash is urged to call 732-341-1132×2125.
The victims name is being withheld at this time pending family notification