Middle Township Police have released information about a two vehicle accident that took place on Route 47 over the weekend. The accident involved a vehicle driven by 63-year old Sharon Tomlinson of Medford, NJ and a vehicle operated by 25 year old Ian Day of Turnersville, NJ. The accident took place at 11:42am on Sunday.
Ian Day was driving a Mazda M3, south on SH 47 in the area of Marlboro Market. Sharon Tomlinson was exiting Marlboro Market, making a left to head north on SH 47. She failed to see the vehicle driven by Mr. Day and pulled out into traffic. Mr. Day attempted to avoid striking Mrs. Tomlinson but was unable to. After impact the engine compartment of Mr. Day’s vehicle caught on fire. Mrs. Tomlinson was transported to Cape Regional Medical Center for minor injuries. Mr. Day was not injured.
Mrs. Tomlinson was issued two summonses for the crash.