On Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at approximately 9:40 p.m., Washington Township Police Officers were dispatched to the area of County Highway 555 (Tuckahoe Road) and Summit Avenue for a report of a semi-conscious female lying on the side of the roadway.
It was later determined that the female had been struck by a motor vehicle, which had left the scene and later reported the crash.
The preliminary investigation reveals that a 2014 Hyundai Sonata was traveling westbound on Tuckahoe Road, near its intersection with Summit Avenue, when it made contact with a pedestrian in the roadway.
The pedestrian sustained a serious injury and was transported to Jefferson Hospital.
The westbound travel lane on Tuckahoe Road was closed for approximately an hour following the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.
If anyone witnessed the crash or has any information that would aid in the investigation, please contact Officer Evan Lick #10-177 at email@example.com or (856)256-1212.