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Township of Hamilton Police
Sunday September 15th, 2019 :: 06:14 p.m. EDT


Motor Vehicle Crash

On Sunday, September 15th, 2019, at approximately 9:54 AM, the Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to Millville Avenue in the area of Pittsburg Avenue for a motor vehicle crash.
Investigation revealed that a 2004 Toyota Prius operated by Gilberto Ruano-Somayoa, age 34, of Cedarville, NJ, was traveling eastbound on Millville Avenue when he lost control on a sharp bend in the roadway.  The vehicle impacted the guard rail on the westbound side before becoming disabled in the roadway.
Ruano-Somayoa did not sustain any injuries and was wearing his seatbelt.  A front seat passenger, Jeanette Santos, age 52, of Prospect Park, NJ, was also wearing her seatbelt, but was transported to the hospital with possible internal injuries.  Traffic was diverted in the area for approximately 30 minutes.  Ruano-Somayoa was cited for careless driving.  The Twp. of Hamilton Rescue Squad assisted with the scene.

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

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

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