An Egg Harbor Township teen was injured Friday at the intersection of Harbor and Ocean Heights avenues in Hamilton Township.

Police said the 17-year-old was attempting to make a left turn onto Ocean Heights Avenue at about 6:19 p.m. when the driver's Kia Soul collided with a westbound Chevrolet truck driven by Michael Hayes Jr., 51, of Mays Landing.

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The crash caused Hayes' vehicle to careen into a wooded area off the road.

The Kia's driver, whose identity was not released, was transported to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland campus, for treatment.

The driver was also issued a careless driving summons.

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