Police Report Serious Crash In Ewing Township

August 25, 2023

EWING TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Ewing Police reported that on Thursday, August 24, 2023, at approximately 2:52 p.m., Ewing Police officers responded to the area of Federal City Road and Snook Drive for a report of a motor vehicle crash. Responding officers found two vehicles which collided head on.      

There was a total of five occupants among both vehicles and a pedestrian who was injured avoiding the collision. One occupant was trapped in one of the vehicles and had to be extricated by members of the Ewing Fire Department.    

All five of the occupants and the pedestrian were transported to local hospitals, with one of the occupants, a 79-year-old female, suffering from severe injuries and later being flown by medical helicopter to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.      

Information from witnesses is that the driver of one of the vehicles crossed the double yellow line on Federal City Road, striking the other vehicle head on.      

The crash is under investigation by Officer Jon Bag and Detective Tyler Finnerty. The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Serious Collison Unit responded to assist with the investigation.      

None of the injuries are considered life threatening. No charges have been filed at this time.

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