LOCATION: Cherrywood Apartments, 1200 Little Gloucester Rd.
CASE #: 20-44268
On Saturday, September 26, 2020 at approximately 9:00 PM officers responded to the Cherrywood Apartments, 1200 Little Gloucester Rd. for a reported pedestrian motor vehicle crash. Arriving officers found the victim, in the middle of a back driveway. The victim had obvious serious injuries to her lower extremities. As officers began to treat the victim, they observed both the victim’s legs had sustained compound fractures, between the knee and ankle. Officers applied tourniquets to both legs, and attempted to stabilize the victim. The victim was transported to Cooper Trauma Center by Paramedics.
The driver of the striking vehicle remained on location, and was uninjured.
At the time of release the victim is listed in Serious but Stable condition. The crash in currently under investigation by the Gloucester Township Police Serious Crash Investigation Team (S.C.I.T).
The victim’s name is being withheld pending further investigation.
If anyone witnessed the crash or has any information related to it please contact the Gloucester Township Police Department at (856) 228-4500 or out GTPD Anonymous Tip Line at (856) 842-5560. To send an anonymous tip via text message to GTPD please text the keywork “TIPGLOTWPPD” and your tip message to 888777.
DATE/TIME OF RELEASE: 9/27/2020 1:32 AM
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: 9/26/2020 9:00 PM
APPROVED BY: Captain McKendry
INVESTIGATING OFFICERS: Gloucester Township Police Serious Crash Investigation Team
RELEASE MADE BY: Lt. Mark Benton #149