An accident involving a motorcycle and a vehicle left one seriously injured. Absecon Police were called to the scene of New Rd (Rt 9) near the Absecon Laundromat Wednesday afternoon. Kenneth Oglesby age 42 of Hamilton Twp. was traveling south on New Rd on his motorcycle when a Toyota Avalon, operated by Rajendra Patel, age 57 of Absecon, was heading North on New Rd and was attempting to make a left turn into the parking lot of the Absecon Laundromat. The vehicles collided on the roadway and Oglesby was thrown from his motorcycle. He has since been listed in critical condition.
The accident caused New Rd between Holy Spirit High School and Ohio Ave to be shut down for approximately one and a half hours.