Pedestrian Struck in Hit and Run Crash on Route 33 in Hamilton; Hit and Run Driver Turns Self In

December 6, 2021 UPDATE:

On December 6, 2021, the Hamilton Police Traffic Unit was contacted by the driver of
the suspect vehicle who stated he wanted to turn himself in for the crash. At approximately
9:00am, Calvin Janicsek, 22yoa male from Willingboro, arrived at Hamilton Police
Headquarters and turned himself in, stating he was the driver of the vehicle. Probable cause was
established and he was subsequently charged with Knowingly Leaving the Scene of an
Accident Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury, and Endangering an Injured Victim.
The investigation is still ongoing and any witnesses are asked to contact the Hamilton
Police Traffic Unit at (609)581-4000.
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in a court of law.

December 5, 2021

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–On December 5, 2021 at approximately 2:17am a 17-year-old male Hamilton resident was walking westbound on Rt 33 in the area of Weston Ave when he was struck by a vehicle that was also traveling westbound.  The suspect vehicle fled the area and is described as a dark colored Ford Mustang with damage to the windshield, front grill and passenger side headlight area.  The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to Capital Health Hospital at Fuld for treatment.

The crash is being investigated by Officer Hendricksen and Officer Micharski of the Hamilton Police Traffic Unit.  Any witnesses are asked to contact the Hamilton Police Traffic Unit at (609)581-4000.

Information may also be left anonymously on the Hamilton Police Crime Tip Hotline at 609-581-4008.