TOMS RIVER – Two vehicles collided on Route 37 on the night of June 3, causing two people to go to local hospitals.
At around 10:15 p.m., Josetta Talley, 39 of South Toms River, was travelling west on Route 37. Her vehicle struck the one in front of her near the intersection with Harding Avenue, police said.
Talley was brought to Community Medical Center with injuries. She was later charged with Careless Driving and Failure to Wear a Seatbelt by police.
The other driver was Michael Corleone, 51 of Toms River. His passenger was transported to Jersey Shore Medical Center as a precaution due to possible internal injuries.
Charges are merely accusations until proven in a court of law. The accident is being investigated by Toms River Traffic Safety Officer David Bartoshek.