Fatal Crash Reported in Lawrence Township

November 8, 2023

LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Police say that on November 7, 2023, at approximately 2:43 p.m., the Lawrence Township Police Department responded to the area of Fackler Rd and Deer Run for a report of a vehicle that crashed into a tree.

The driver of the vehicle (Jared Fowler, 78-year-old male, Pennington, NJ) was transported to Capital Health System – Regional Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries. The passenger of the vehicle (Janne Fowler, 78-year-old female, Pennington, NJ) sustained significant non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash appears to be medically related.

The Lawrence Township Police Department was assisted by the Lawrence Township Fire Department & Emergency Medical Services, Capital Health System Advanced Life Support and Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office.

Witnesses to the crash are asked to contact the investigating officer, Officer Thomas Everist @ 609-896-1111 / teverist@lawrencetwp.com or Detective Dean Sawasky @ 609-844-7127 / dsawasky@lawrencetwp.com.

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