Pedestrian Injured In Route 37 Crash

Photo by Linda Andrews-Henne

TOMS RIVER – Local police confirm that a man was struck by a passing car on Route 37 and that he was in critical condition.

  The man was not identified, except that he is 42 and from Lodi. Jillian Messina, spokeswoman for the Toms River Police, said that the crash took place at around 9:30 a.m. on January 10 in an eastbound lane.

  The victim was airlifted to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, Messina reported. The driver, who pulled over after the incident, showed no signs of impairment.