There has been another fatal accident on Route 55. State Police confirm one person was killed during an accident on the highway last night. A vehicle went off the southbound lanes in Deptford Township, overturned, and struck a tree. Police continue to investigate.
Two Family Dollar stores in southern New Jersey are among the 143 stores that will be closing nationwide. NJ.com reports that Family Dollar stores located in Bridgeton and Pennsville will both close under the reorganization plan. Dollar Tree is the parent company of Family Dollar.
A spectator suffered what are described as “serious injuries” during an accident involving a dirt bike that was racing at the Cumberland County Fairgrounds over the weekend. State Police say a bike wound up in the spectator area of the facility. The female victim was airlifted to Cooper Hospital.
Millville’s Mike Trout may get a section of Route 55 named after him. A bill is moving through Trenton that would name part of the highway the “Mike Trout Interchange”. Trout on Tuesday signed a $430 million extension with the Los Angeles Angels.
The Cumberland County man who killed his wife by stabbing her 90 times will be spending the rest of his life in prison. Jeremiah Monell received the life sentence in court Friday. He brutally killed Tara O’Shea-Watson at their home in Commercial Township, in front of her children.
40 year old Edward Phillips of Middle Township was struck and killed by a motor vehicle on Route 55 in Cumberland County early Thursday morning. Police say Phillips was struck by a vehicle after he got out of his car following an accident. The driver of the other vehicle remained at the scene and has…
One person is dead following a motor vehicle accident on Route 55 early this morning. Police say the accident occurred in Elk Township near Exit 48. A pedestrian was involved in the accident; there are no other details provided. The crash took place in the northbound lane.
The snow arrived during the overnight hours as expected, putting about an inch of snow on the ground before a light changeover to sleet and rain. This morning’s weather event has caused delayed openings in school districts in Cumberland County. Millville, Vineland Public Charter, Bridgeton, Cumberland Regional, and others are all operating under a 90…
Authorities in Cumberland County are searching for the person who shot a cat with an arrow at close range. The arrow was surgically removed from the cat, named Audrey, and the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office is trying to determine who is responsible. The cat will have stitches removed later in the week.
What many believed to be a replacement for the defunct NBC40 television newscasts is going dark next month. SNJ Today announced on its website that its nightly television newscasts will end on February 15th. The televised newscasts featured a couple of personality from the former NBC40 product.