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Township of Hamilton Police
Sunday September 15th, 2019 :: 04:12 p.m. EDT


Motor Vehicle Crash

Township of Hamilton Police Department
Press Release
On Sunday September 15th 2019 at approximately 9:20am, The Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to Weymouth Road in the area of milepost 18.9   for a single-car motor vehicle crash.
Preliminary investigation revealed a 1997 Ford Explorer, operated by Emilio Diaz (49) of Hammonton, was traveling southbound on Weymouth Road when he lost control of his vehicle while negotiating a curve. After crossing into the northbound lane of travel, the vehicle left the roadway and struck a guardrail, along with a utility pole, and then overturned.
Diaz, along with the front seat passenger, did not sustained any injuries and were able to self-extricate through a rear window. Both occupants were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. Traffic was diverted around the area for approximately one hour while the accident was investigated and the scene was cleared of debris. Also assisting at the scene were the Hamilton Township Rescue Squad, along with the Mays Landing and Weymouth Fire Companies.

Township of Hamilton Police
6101 13th St
Hamilton Township, NJ 08330

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-625-2700

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