Vineland, NJ, Woman Killed; 3 Hurt in Hamilton Twp., NJ, Crash
Authorities say a woman from Vineland was killed and three others, including a child, were injured late Thursday afternoon on a notoriously dangerous roadway in Hamilton Township.
The accident happened at around 5:45 on Millville Avenue at the S-curve near Pittsburgh Avenue.
According to the Hamilton Township Police Department, 34-year-old Kerry Forest of Vineland was traveling eastbound on Millville Avenue when she allegedly struck the eastbound guardrail, which caused her SUV to cross the center line, where she hit a Honda CRV being driven by 50-year-old Kelly Connor of Vineland.
The collision continued into a 2021 Jeep Gladiator being driven by 44-year-old Todd Ruymen of Vineland.
Millville Avenue accidents over the years
- SEPT, 2022: One Dead, One Seriously Injured in Head-on Crash in Hamilton Twp.
- SEPT, 2019: Hamilton Twp. Police Investigating Three Weekend Accidents
- JULY, 2019: Bridgeton Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide
- DEC, 2018: Bridgeton Man Killed in Early Morning Crash in Hamilton Township
Forest suffered fatal injuries from the crash.
Connor and Ruymen were taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
A five-year-old passenger in one of the vehicles was flown to Cooper University Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and was last reported to be in stable condition.
Traffic was diverted for approximately four hours.
The crash remains under investigation. Any witnesses are asked to contact the Township of Hamilton Police Department at (609) 625-2700.