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Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Toms River Traffic Accident

Toms River

By: Richard L. Smith 

Authorities in Ocean County are investigating a serious incident that occurred Saturday morning when a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Toms River.AdThe collision took place in the westbound lane of NJ-37 near Coolidge Avenue.

Responding to the scene, police units found a pedestrian with severe injuries. The injured individual was quickly transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The full extent of their injuries has not yet been disclosed.

Following the accident, a portion of NJ-37 was temporarily closed to allow for an in-depth investigation. No other injuries were reported in the incident.AdThe investigation is ongoing as Toms River Police work to determine the circumstances surrounding the accident.

Further details will be released as they become available.